Head of Specialist Risks
Jane joined Maxima to head up the Specialist Risk Department, and has a wealth of experience in litigation funding, legal expenses and pecuniary loss insurance.
Jane works tirelessly with clients to achieve bespoke solutions within the litigation funding and insurance markets in order to meet their individual requirements. As well as placing work within the conventional ATE market, she has access to several specialist insurance markets, and has a particular specialism in placing pecuniary loss cover for a diverse range of industries.
Having started her career in law, she qualified as a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives with distinction, and is an experienced litigator, having specialized in that field for 10 years in private practice for a large regional law firm.
In 1999 Jane left private practice has worked for both insurers and funders either directly or in an independent risk consultant capacity over this time and particularly enjoys identifying, evaluating and managing risk for clients. Jane’s knowledge of risk assessment processes and systems is extensive.
Jane also has a high level of experience working in the field of international arbitration and has found funding & insurance for many interesting high value cases.
A conscientious eye for detail ensurers that Jane fully understands her clients’ requirements, ensuring that they get the best possible solution.
Jane’s interests include exploring new foreign climes, nature, reading, fine wine and dining, socialising with friends, and trying new high adrenaline activities.