Joanne has been working at Forbes for over 27 years and is the Office Manager at our Chorley office. She has a breadth of experience from her time working in Crime and Family and has recently moved to the Commercial Team to utilise those skills, along with the knowledge gained from her law degree.
Joanne predominantly assists the team with the Data Protection Officer support retainer package, which provides a Data Protection helpline for clients to assist with compliance. The team are also on hand to provide urgent support for data breaches and subject access requests.
Joanne works alongside the solicitors in the team providing legal research support whilst working on projects for a range of clients predominantly in the fields of education, social housing regulation, procurement and construction.