Jennette Newman biography
Lay member and Chair of Professional Standards Committee
Jennette joined Clyde & Co in May 2018. Prior to this she was the head of the London office and the head of the Lloyd’s and London market sector for BLM. She has over 20 years legal experience in UK and international complex casualty disputes, defence litigation, policy advice and advisory support arising out of a broad range of circumstances, industry sectors, policyholders and risk carriers.
As well as overseeing the service delivery to many major insurers and corporates during her career, she has specialised in dealing with complex and multiparty and international casualty claims for insurers, reinsurers and risk carriers together with health and safety regulatory investigations.
She is listed in Legal 500 and Chambers directories, with clients noting she "Goes above and beyond to deal with her client's issues in accordance with their wishes" (Chambers 2017).