Jo Thompson was formerly a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand (admitted 2010). Jo obtained a PGDipSc in Ecology as well as her LLB from the University of Otago, New Zealand.
Jo Thompson is highly experienced at working with clients on large resource and industrial engineering construction projects. She has considerable experience in drafting and negotiating construction contracts and subcontracts (particularly using the FIDIC or NEC suite of contracts) and in developing procurement and contract administration systems for clients. Jo worked on construction litigation matters with Christopher Wright & Co, and since the firm became an LLP she has also been involved in employment law.