Jayne is an associate in our corporate team based in Liverpool. She advises clients on a wide range of corporate transactional work, mainly in relation to company disposals and acquisitions but also on reorganisations, shareholders’ agreements, start-ups and general corporate governance matters.
Jayne has experience in dealing with a wide variety of businesses, from start ups to multi million turnover companies, both in the UK and internationally and has acted for American, German, Swiss and New Zealand based clients. More locally she has acted for clients in a range of industries including industrial, property, retail, hospitality and technology.
Jayne joined Napthens as an associate in 2020. Prior to this she worked in the Liverpool corporate team at Brabners from qualification in 2015. Jayne is very well connected in the Liverpool market having managed events for Liverpool Ladies Network since 2016.
Jayne is also a board member of Liverpool Women’s Organisation which helps promote women in business across the city region and lobbies government for small businesses amongst other things. Jayne was previously on the board of governors at Liverpool Women’s Hospital and co-founded Future Boss Club in 2018 which is a network aimed at promoting personal and professional development in young females.
Jayne studied law at Liverpool John Moores University where she also completed her Legal Practice Course and a master’s degree in ‘International Business and Commercial Law’.
Memberships and Awards
Jayne is board member of Liverpool Women’s Organisation
More about Jayne Croft
How do you like to relax out of work?
I like to relax by getting outdoors with my Alaskan Malamute dog, Mylo. I also enjoy travelling, eating out and reading.
What is your proudest achievement?
Trekking across the Jordan desert in 2012 to raise money for the Cardiomyopathy Association, a heart muscle disease charity.
If you had an alternative career – what would be your fantasy job?
Either a DJ (ideally in Ibiza) or a wedding or event planner.
Describe yourself in 3 words: Open. Honest. Approachable.