After studying for his law degree at Newcastle University Jack was certain that he wanted to permanently relocate to the North East. After completing numerous work placements it was clear that Jack had a strong interest in commercial law. Muckle appealed to Jack due to its friendly feel combined with its strong reputation. Once he completed his LPC in Manchester Jack starting his training contract at Muckle in September 2017. Jack thoroughly enjoyed his first seat in the corporate team where he had the opportunity to work on a variety of matters including private equity investments, company disposals and general company law matters. Jack moved to the real estate team for his second seat, where he worked on a wide range of property transactions. Jack moved back to the corporate team for his third seat where he built on the knowledge and experience that he had gained during his first year at Muckle.
Jack has recently commenced his seat in the dispute resolution team where he is enjoying the opportunity to work on a variety of contentious matters.
Outside of work, Jack is a keen field hockey player and enjoys playing for a local team at the weekends. He also spends his free time travelling, watching Formula One and spending time with friends and family!