Jessica is an Associate in the Commerce Compliance team. This role includes acting on a variety of civil proceedings and regulatory prosecutions for the Commerce Commission.
Jessica joined Meredith Connell in 2018, having previously worked at a boutique litigation firm in London where she advised clients on competition and commercial matters. Prior to this she worked in the general litigation team at Buddle Findlay where she advised a range of clients in relation to banking, intellectual property and contractual disputes, and participated in litigation in the District and High Court.
- Acting for a diverse claimant group in Deutsche Bahn & Others v Mastercard Incorporated & Others seeking damages in excess of £200 million for breaches of UK and European competition law, with claims brought in both the Chancery Division of the English High Court and the Competition Appeal Tribunal.
- Representing a citizens’ action group in its judicial review of the decision by the Office of Communications to allow the merger of Sky and Fox to proceed in the UK.
- Advising a prominent UK business on potential claims against lenders in respect of alleged mis-selling and conspiracy.
BA/LLB, University of Auckland
PG Dip, King’s College London