About Layla Barke-Jones
Layla is a Senior Associate in the Dispute Resolution and Insolvency department.
Layla has worked in the legal industry for over 14 years. She gained her honours degree in Law from the University of Liverpool and a distinction in the Legal Practice Course at Chester College of Law. She trained at an international commercial law firm qualifying in 2009. She is an experienced litigator and a pragmatic problem solver. She has been described by her clients as “very knowledgeable” and a “pleasure to work with”. Layla has experience of a wide range of commercial disputes. She advises businesses and individuals and has a client focused approach. She has worked for clients in many industries including aviation, hospitality, housing and freight.
In her spare time she is a trustee and secretary to a community benefit fund and a non-executive director for a community interest company.