Jacqueline is a Senior Finance Lawyer and has been in practice for over 25 years.
She has been involved with changes in law in practice, such as Brexit and IBOR transition, and has published articles in JIBFL and on the Sullivan blog on LIBOR reform. In 2021, she assisted with the joint ITFA/Sullivan Guide on LIBOR transition. Jacqueline has acted as in-house editor and contributed to "A Practitioner's Guide to Trade and Commodity Finance," second edition, published December 2021 by Sweet and Maxwell (part of Thomson Reuters), and which has been updated and expanded to cover all areas of trade and commodity finance, collaborating with the Sullivan Trade & Export Finance team. She runs training and knowledge in Sullivan's London office and often presents at the firm’s client webinars.
Jacqueline has experience in a variety of finance sectors including, structured finance, trade finance, syndicated lending, real estate finance, aviation finance and general banking. She also covers Brexit issues, legal training, legal opinions, precedent drafting, current awareness, legal analysis and knowledge management. As well as writing a number of articles in JIBFL, Jacqueline is a contributor to a text on contract law "Contents of Commercial Contracts: Terms Affecting Freedoms," published by Hart and edited by Paul S. Davies and Magda Raczynska.
In 2016 she was appointed to the Consulting Editorial Board of LexisPSL Banking & Finance and continues in this role. Jacqueline was also on the judging panel for the Lexis Nexis Awards 2019/2020 for the Knowledge/PSL award.
She has a great interest in law reform and has been involved with the Secured Transactions Law Reform Project and in commenting on the CLLS Secured Transactions Codes. Jacqueline is has also helped out on the Cape Town Convention Academic Project and developments on the Pretoria (MAC) protocol, publishing articles in Leasing Life. She has been an active member of the City Finance PSL network for many years in her role in the Knowledge sphere.
Jacqueline's passion is for Mary's Meals, in the fight against hunger and poverty by providing daily meals in schools and nurseries for some of the world's poorest children in 20 countries. She is a community ambassador and volunteer speaker. In May 2019, she was guest speaker at the Global Trade Review Awards Dinner for Mary's Meals. Today Mary's Meals is now feeding over 2 million children every school day bringing children back to education. She is delighted to nurture her links with GTR.
Bar & Court Admissions
- Solicitor, Senior Courts of England and Wales
- University of Edinburgh, Diploma in Legal Practice, Law
- University of Edinburgh, LLB, law, Honours
- College of Law
Press ReleaseDecember 14, 2021
Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial LawNovember 2, 2021
Client AlertJuly 30, 2021
Talking Trade FinanceJune 4, 2021
Leaving Lugano: Is this the last chapter in the Brexit saga on jurisdiction and judgments? “Oui ou Non?”Client AlertMay 7, 2021
Client AlertMarch 31, 2021
Talking Trade FinanceJanuary 29, 2021
Seminars & Presentations
- Can You Make Your Trade Finance Transactions More Secure With Or Without Security?
Trade & Export Finance Webinar (November 25, 2021)
- Some Things To Look Out For In Trade Finance In 2021 and Beyond
Trade & Export Finance Webinar (September 23, 2021)
- Payments, Problems and Practical Solutions for Trade and Export Finance Transactions
Trade & Export Finance Webinar (June 24, 2021)
- What 2021 Holds In Store For Trade and Commodity Finance
Trade & Export Finance Webinar (January 21, 2021)