Managing Partner and Head of Insurance
T +44 (0) 20 4542 4977
Department Insurance Education (University) University of Liverpool LLB(Law) Hons
Jennette has over twenty years of experience in the legal and insurance sector, focusing in the last 15 years at a leadership level on business innovation, operational change, and excellence in client service delivery and team development.
Jennette has held senior business roles at both Clyde & Co and BLM where she was responsible for operational transformation and modernisation, and sector growth; both in respect of internal business-related strategy and externally in market and client-facing roles, covering client delivery models and strategic new business sector penetration.
Jennette is a recognised UK and international casualty lawyer with experience in claims, defence litigation, and coverage, advising insurers, reinsurers, intermediaries, corporates, and other risk carriers on all aspects of their claims, investigation process, litigation, and alternative dispute resolution (ADR). She has a wealth of experience dealing with highly sensitive multi-party, multi-jurisdictional, and high-value and complex claims.
"I spend time understanding my clients’ business objectives so that my services are a natural extension of their goals and their customer’s experience. I like to approach my work creatively, constantly looking for opportunities to improve our relationships and services and to build collaboration as a team."
Professional associations & memberships
- Immediate Past President of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers
- Chair of the Professional Standards Committee
- Non-Executive Director - Chartered Insurance Institute
- Member of the Worshipful Company of Insurers
- Member of ISC
My testimonials and accolades
“Jennette Newman is pro-active, strategic and client-focused. She has massive experience of all aspects of death and personal injury proceedings and insurance work. She is a calm and incredibly safe pair of hands.”
“Jennette Newman has massive experience in insurance litigation. Fantastic capacity, in complex, multi-party disputes, to understand every involved party’s role and contribution and balance how each party and their brokers, underwriters and lawyers should participate. Quickly compels respect from other parties and leads and facilitates in multi-party actions.”
My recent publications
News / Ince Scotland bolsters offering within real estate and regulatory
01-12-2022 / Real Estate
We are delighted to announce that Greg Smith and Ross Cameron have joined our team in Scotland.
News / Ince celebrates one year since Scotland office opening
23-11-2022 / Insurance, Maritime, Real Estate
We are pleased to be celebrating one year since opening our first Scottish office in the city of Glasgow. Stefanie Johnston, dual-qualified Partner and Head of Scotland, has worked tirelessly over the last year to develop our offering through the opening of an Ince office in what is arguably an established Scottish market. Starting from the ground up, Stefanie and her team have successfully gained an admirable reputation in the region and further afield in the maritime, insurance, real estate and regulatory sectors.