Yorkshire Times
A Voice of the North
2:57 PM 29th June 2020

Jones Myers Series Of New Appointments Continues

Resolution accredited: Debra Jackson
Resolution accredited: Debra Jackson
Niche family law firm Jones Myers is further expanding its team with the appointment of highly experienced family lawyer Debra Jackson.

Debra’s extensive expertise across eleven years spans divorce, financial settlements, pre and post nuptial agreements as well as inheritances and trusts.

A specialist in cases involving unmarried couples, Debra has gained Specialist Accreditation from Resolution in cohabitation.

Jones Myers partner and director Richard Peaker said: “Debra’s strong track record complements and enhances the expertise of our family lawyers and we wish her every success.

“Attracting and retaining top talent remains a top priority as we continue recruiting in line with a further increase in instructions from our local, national and international clients to meet growing demand.”

Jones Myers - which has offices in Leeds, Harrogate and York - is consistently ranked in a joint Top Tier position by the Legal 500 and Chambers guides alongside national practices. It is the only family law firm in Leeds with its own in-house barrister.

Said Debra: “Jones Myers has an outstanding reputation and it's tremendous to join the firm at this formative period in its development. I thrive on the challenges of complicated cases and am looking forward to helping clients achieve creative solutions tailored to their individual circumstances and needs.”

The expansion is the latest in a series of developments for the firm which has recently appointed a new partner and boosted its teams across all three offices.

Jones Myers founder Peter Jones, partner and director Richard Peaker and collaborative law expert Norman Taylor have also recently featured in the UK’s ‘Best Lawyers’ listing for the 12th consecutive year.