Jowanna is a solicitor in the intellectual property and IT team. Working on contentious and non-contentious matters, Jowanna provides expert advice on IP and IT, helping clients to exploit their IP as well as drafting and negotiating IP and IT contracts.
Jowanna joined Stephens Scown in 2014 and specialises in giving advice on commercial contracts, terms and conditions, data protection and e-commerce. On the contentious side, Jowanna assists clients at all stages of litigation, bringing and defending IP infringement cases and negotiating settlements on IP and IT related issues. Jowanna qualified into Dispute Resolution in September 2012 and has a strong litigation background.
She advises clients both in the UK and overseas from a broad range of sectors including digital and creative industries, tourism, fashion, beauty and manufacturing.
Jowanna attempts to make the most of living in beautiful Cornwall. She enjoys walking long sections of the South West coastal path and where possible attends every performance at The Minack Theatre on the cliffs at Porthcurno during their summer season, come rain or shine. She also sings in a local choir and performs in concerts as a member of the alto section.
"Jowanna provided an excellent lecture for a group of second year BA(Hons) Music, Theatre & Entertainment Management students at Falmouth University. Feedback from the students has been excellent and we really appreciated Jowanna’s time and expertise" Adrian Bossey at Falmouth University