Director of Legal
Jo is the chief legal advisor to the UK Leadership team and ensures the company is compliant with all relevant laws and regulations.
Leading the Legal Department, Jo is responsible for developing its contribution as a strategic business partner to each function, providing legal solutions which support the commercial and quality needs of the organisation.
With overarching responsibility for all legal areas relating to Early Childhood and Work & Family operations, Jo advises on compliance, risk mitigation, governance, contracts, leases, employment matters, intellectual property, and Company Secretary duties as well as dispute resolution.
Jo has worked for Bright Horizons since 2018, first as a consultant and then as Senior Legal Counsel and Head of Legal. She has a strong background and proven track record in commercial contract law and as a corporate lawyer.