Role at Major Family Law

Jane is the Practice Manager and an experienced Legal Assistant with the firm which she joined in April 2009.

Jane is responsible for the day to day management of the practice which includes human resources issues: staff training, booking courses, maintaining office memberships and subscriptions. She is also involved in developing and implementing office policies and procedures and assuring that the office remains compliant with all up to date regulations and reporting to Joanne Major in relation to all administrative and personnel issues.


She has worked for 37 years in various Law Firms throughout the North East and has worked exclusively in the area of divorce and family law for the past 33. She has a wealth of experience in Family Law from divorce and financial proceedings to private law children’s matters. Jane has worked alongside a number of colleagues presently with Major Family Law, and formerly from Watson Burton, where she worked with Joanne when she was the Head of Family Department.

Outside the office

Jane enjoys spending quality time with family and friends and keeps fit with long walks with the family dog and Zumba.