TEL: 028 3025 7766
Geraldine graduated with an BA Hons Degree in Accounting from the University of Ulster in 2004. She worked within the Hospitality industry for 6 years in a customer service management role of a busy Hotel and Spa before subsequently joining JMK in 2015 where she currently works within our office clerk/reception team.
Geraldine carries out a wide range of administrative and secretarial duties and works closely with the Solicitors in the office to ensure that a high quality service is provided to our Clients on a daily basis.
TEL: 028 9044 2974
Prior to commencing his employment with the firm he worked for a high street practice in Holywood specialising in litigation files. He currently runs a caseload of various types of personal injury cases. Gerry is renowned for making his clients feel at ease and providing simple and frank advice to his clients enabling them to make informed decisions on how to progress their case.
What Gerry’s Client’s say about him
“I was very happy with the service I received. I will happily recommend your company to others”.
“Very happy with all the help and support given”.
TEL: 028 9032 0253
Gerard commenced his employment with JMK in April 2015 having previously worked in a small Belfast firm for over 7 years and was able to gain considerable experience in the field of personal injury litigation in the areas of public liability, employers liability and also extensive experience in clinical negligence. Since taking up his role at JMK Gerard has a caseload of mainly road traffic accident cases involving both personal injury and credit hire issues.
What Gerard’s Client’s say about him
“I have and will recommend you’s to friends and family. I can’t thank you enough for easing the nightmare I was going through.”
“Extremely helpful and knowledgable staff, particularly Gerard Nugent who worked effectively and efficiently to settle my case in the best possible manner. Constant contact and communication throughout was reassuring.”
Jane Mc Kiverigan
Jane successfully completed her Accounting Technicians Ireland qualification in 2010 before joining JMK as an Accounts assistant in 2011.
Jane has over 10 years experience in sales and ledger control and currently works within the Accounts Team overseeing all aspects of the day to day accounts process.
TEL: 028 9032 0222
Jonathan graduated from Queen’s University Belfast in 1995 with a Bachelors degree in Aeronautical Engineering before studying Business Administration and Law at Sheldon Jackson College, Sitka, Alaska. Following this he graduated from Queen’s University with a Bachelor of Legal Science degree in 1999 and qualified as a Solicitor in 2001.
Having worked for a firm in Antrim specialising in personal injury and road traffic accident claims Jonathan established the company in 2003 under the name of Jonathan McKeown Solicitors. The business was incorporated as JMK Solicitors (NI) Limited in May 2011 and Jonathan took up the position of Chairman. JMK Solicitors is now independently acknowledged as Northern Ireland’s Leading personal injury and road traffic accident law firm .
Jonathan sets the overall strategy for the company, as well as being actively involved in staff training and development. In particular it is very important to Jonathan that all members of staff fully understand the Mission and Vision and Core Values of JMK Solicitors.
TEL: 028 9032 0222
Katherine graduated from the University of Ulster in 2013, with an Hons Degree in International Hotel & Tourism Management and joined our team in 2016.
Katherine’s main duties consist of dealing with incoming calls at the switchboard of our Belfast office, contacting client’s to schedule appointments on their behalf. Katherine liaises with the firm’s Solicitors and carries out all types of administrative and secretarial support. Katherine deals with all client calls and provides a professional and friendly service to our client’s ensuring that their call is directed quickly and appropriately.
TEL: 028 3025 3719
Before joining JMK in 2009 Kathy worked for a firm in England specialising in personal injury litigation. She has gained over 5 years experience in this area and her experience, knowledge of the Law and approachability allow her to provide a premier service to all of her clients.
What Kathy’s Client’s say about her
“You took charge and did everything for me, when I was in a very difficult time, through no fault of my own, I had no idea what to do, but you did everything for me, I will never be able to thank your team for all the hassle free help you gave me, Thank you “.
“Thank You For Your Excellent Help “.
TEL: 028 3025 4538
Kerrie joined the firm in 2007 initially as a receptionist/office clerk, later progressing within the company to become a legal secretary. Kerrie now undertakes the significant role of Credit Controller and is responsible for all aspects of credit control on behalf of the company. She makes every client her priority by ensuring that all compensation cheques are recovered from the liable insurer as quickly as possible.
TEL: 028 9044 2960
Kristina graduated with an LLB Hons Degree in Law from Queens University Belfast in 2012. She joined JMK in 2013 as an office clerk having previously worked as a para-legal for a company in Belfast.
Kristina provides administrative support specifically to the solicitors dealing with high value litigation cases. This includes preparing paperwork for Court, Counsel and various types of medical professionals. Kristina enjoys liaising with client’s and provides excellent assistance on behalf of the firm’s solicitors.
What Kristina’s Client’s say about her
“You were successful in bringing about a good solution to a claim I thought I had little chance of winning.”
TEL: 028 3025 7766
Leanne joined the firm in 2009 as an Office Clerk and later worked as a team leader in our administration team. More recently Leanne has joined our Accounts team, currently working on all aspects of the day to day accounts process and helping out within the Credit Control Team.
TEL: 028 3025 7766
Linda joined the firm in 2011 and currently works within our office clerk/reception team.
She deputises as Team Leader for the Office Clerk/Reception Team and provides an essential link between those in her team and the Solicitors for whom they are providing administrative support.
Linda takes great pride in providing a pleasant, proficient and professional service to all clients who contact the office. Her role in being the first point of contact and re-directing clients is an essential component in the successful outcome of a case.
TEL: 028 3025 7766
Lisa joined the firm in 2012 and currently works within our office clerk/reception team.
Lisa assists the Solicitors with vital administrative tasks such as client letters, preparing documents for Court and liaising with other parties.
Lisa answers all telephone queries from clients and ensures that they are redirected to their solicitors or take the appropriate messages if their solicitor is unavailable. She also makes sure that their call is returned. Lisa is the first point of contact for client’s that contact the office and plays a vital part in ensuring that their case is dealt with as expeditiously as possible.
TEL: 028 3025 5750
Prior to joining JMK in March 2010 Lorraine worked for a firm in Newry dealing exclusively with road traffic accident cases . She has obtained 6 years experience in handling personal injury litigation cases. She currently undertakes a full caseload of road traffic accident personal injury cases and is renowned for the extremely efficient and determined manner in which she acts for her clients.
Lorraine also provides valuable expertise and assistance in the development of the firm’s IT system used for managing and maintaining client files.
What Lorraine’s Client’s say about her
“Your support was very much appreciated”.
“Excellent service from Mrs Murphy”.
“You get things done fast. You’re like Tina Turner’s best hit Simply the Best”.
“I would definitely recommend yourselves as I received a fantastic service. It was very stress free on my part as any issues I had got were dealt with immediately. The response from all your staff was very quick and all your staff are very friendly and put you at ease threw the situations you may be facing. Any problem you may come across will always be answered in full understanding to the client”.
“I was kept up to date with progress. Staff came across very helpful, friendly and took time to explain any queries I may have had”.
TEL: 028 3025 5755
Louise has been employed with the firm since 2006 and during this time has specialised in personal injury litigation cases. Louise currently has a varied caseload of litigation files including road traffic accidents, occupier’s liability and employer’s liability claims. Louise believes strongly in achieving optimum levels of client care and her priority is always to acquire the very best result her client’s could hope to obtain.
What Louise’s Client’s say about her
“Massive thank you to Louise Mone for all her help and patience with me throughout this time. Credit to your firm”.
“I would like to thank Louise so very very much for all her help and kindness. Thanking you all very much”.
TEL: 028 3025 7766
Louise graduated from University of Ulster with a BSc Hons Degree in Architectural Technology and Management, joining the company in 2013 as a member of our busy Office Clerk and Reception Team. During her time at JMK Louise has progressed her skills in IT and recently joined the Proclaim Development team. Louise’s role allows her the opportunity to expertly improve and develop our case management system while embracing the latest innovation and technology.
TEL: 028 3025 5755
Prior to joining JMK in 2008 Marie-Claire worked for a long established general practice firm in Newry dealing with a variety of different types of cases. She currently has a large and varied case load of litigation files, both High Court and County Court. She also supervises a team of Solicitors and Assistants. Marie-Claire believes in paramount levels of client care and thoroughly enjoys guiding her client’s through what can be a very stressful legal process.
What Marie-Claire’s Client’s say about her
“Found the service as good as I have experienced. Well done”.
“The service and attention I received was excellent and Marie-Claire took me through everything in an easy-to-understand manner at all times. I was more than happy to take the advice I was given and the outcome was much more than I anticipated. I would have absolutely no hesitation in using JMK again and recommend you to anyone looking for similar service. Many thanks to the whole team”.
TEL: 028 3083 4008
Before joining JMK Solicitors Maurece worked in one of Northern Ireland’s largest law practices for 10 years specialising in personal injury cases before becoming a partner there.
Following this Maurece joined JMK Solicitors in 2005 and is now responsible for the operational side of the practice while managing a limited number of cases. Maurece has almost 20 years of experience dealing with all types of personal injury cases and complex and high value cases. She believes in applying a straightforward and practical approach to helping clients achieve the best outcome in their cases.
Maurece is also an accredited Senior Litigator Personal Injury Specialist, with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, which is independent recognition of her standing in the field of personal injury claims.
What Maurece’s client’s say about her
“I found JMK Solicitors absolutely brilliant to deal with. I couldn’t be happier with how they they dealt with my case from day one. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend their expert and professional service to anyone”.
TEL: 028 3025 6898
Michelle graduated with an LLB Honours Degree in Law and Government from the University of Ulster in 2003, subsequently qualifying as a Solicitor from the Institute of Professional Legal Studies in 2007. Having worked as a Solicitor in both commercial and private practice firms Michelle joined JMK Solicitors in 2010 to undertake the role of Operations Manager. Michelle is responsible for general management of the business including personnel, facilities and implementing new business strategies. Michelle also monitors key performance indicators across the business to ensure all elements are on track so our clients always experience the best possible service we can deliver.