About us

Joseph Sutton established JS in the City of London in 2010 to provide independent, partner-led advice to discerning clients seeking a personalised, flexible and collaborative legal partner. The firm is pragmatic, creative and strategic. We put our clients’ interests first in all we do.

Originally a niche employment practice, JS now provides a full range of business law services, both contentious and transactional.

JS has represented a wide range of businesses, entrepreneurs and individuals seeking to pursue or defend their rights and interests.

Our diverse clients include: owner-managed or family businesses; start-ups; multi-national companies; directors and senior executives; employees at all levels; entrepreneurs and ultra-high-net-worth individuals.

Our considerable industry experience includes: insurance; banking and finance; hedge funds; private equity; recruitment; hospitality; media; technology; manufacturing; law; shipping, transport and logistics.

Js in Numbers

13 Years

in the City

+1000 Clients

including 70 new clients last year

131 Cases

handled last year

+$3.5 Billion

contested in litigation in the last 5 years


We offer a full range of legal services including: Employment, Dispute Resolution, Corporate and Commercial. We deliver these services in a way that is tailored to our clients’ specific requirements.

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