Areas of Practice
Mrs. Jo-Anne Stephens brings with her years of experience in advising financial institutions, investors and professional advisers on the creation of trusts and ownership structures, trust and company administration, the creation and administration of pension plans and contentious trust disputes. She has also gained considerable experience in commercial law and litigation at all levels of the court system up to and including the Privy Council, where she appeared as instructing counsel in a successful pension plan appeal.
Jo-Anne holds an MBA from the University of Oxford where she graduated with Distinction. She is also the recipient of the STEP Student Award worldwide in 2016, the 2017 STEP Student Award for the Caribbean and Latin American regionand the STEP Excellence Awards for the highest scores worldwide in Company Law and Practice (July -December 2015), Trust Administration and Accounts ( January -June 2016) and Trustee Investment and Financial Appraisal exam (July – December 2016).