Reed Smith announced today that leading litigator Jane Howard has joined the firm’s commercial disputes group.

Howard was previously a partner at Gowling WLG, where she specialised in handling disputes for the larger accountancy firms. Howard has more than 20 years’ experience as a litigator and is particularly well known for her work for the larger accountancy firms and international networks.

She looks after a full spectrum of their legal needs including defending claims and handling regulatory/disciplinary matters. Many of her matters have an international or multi-jurisdictional dimension.