New partner strengthens JMW’s employment team

26 October 2015 

Manchester based full service law firm JMW Solicitors LLP has further strengthened its employment team with the appointment of Liz Cotton.

Liz joins JMW as a Partner and previously spent 6 years at national law firm Hill Dickinson as well as time at Square One Law in Newcastle.  Liz specialises in all areas of employment law and regularly provides advice to clients on severance agreements, discrimination matters, contractual and policy documents, internal disciplinary and grievance hearings, redundancies and TUPE transfers. She has significant experience in the hospitality, retail, pharmaceutical, environmental and sporting sectors. Liz’s clients include Online Gadgets Limited and TJ Morris Limited who trade as Home Bargains, one of the UK’s fastest growing discount retailers, with over 370 stores UK wide.

Commenting on Liz Cotton’s appointment Joy Kingsley, Senior Partner at JMW said:

“Liz is another important appointment for JMW and we are delighted to welcome her to our employment team. She brings with her good experience across all areas of employment law and the team are very much looking forward to working with Liz and her clients. At JMW we dedicated to recruiting the best talent we can to help the firm develop further.”

Commenting on her new role at JMW Liz Cotton said:

“I am pleased to join a growing and entrepreneurial law firm and to help develop the employment offering at JMW. The firm’s ambitions are an exciting prospect and I am pleased to be a part of them.”



For more information:

Samantha Meakin

0161 828 1981


Note to Editors

JMW Solicitors LLP is one of the leading Manchester law firms and offers a broad range of legal services to both commercial and private clients.  We are committed to providing legal services in a cost effective and timely manner.


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