Johanne Spittle

President

Yorkshire Law Society

Johanne is a director and head of litigation at Ware & Kay Solicitors, which has offices in York, Wetherby and Malton.

Johanne specialises in the resolution of commercial and property-related disputes. She acts for SMEs and their owners and for a range of property-owning clients, including farmers and agricultural businesses as well as commercial and residential landlords.

She is committed to trying to resolve disputes through a common sense approach but, where court proceedings are necessary dealing with claims in the most cost effective manner.

Johanne is a committee member of York Residential Landlords Association and is a fellow of the Agricultural Lawyers Association.

Outside of work, she enjoys singing and watching rugby union.