Professional Support Lawyer, Sky
Nancy Jones has worked as a PSL for over 15 years in a number of private practice firms and for the last five years as sole in-house PSL at Sky UK Ltd supporting their team of over 110 in-house lawyers. Nancy started her career at Allen & Overy and practiced for six years in corporate finance and capital markets before moving to work in-house as sole counsel in a large dairy manufacturing company. As a PSL at Sky Nancy has a varied work load, including traditional know-how tasks such as organising technical and skills training and creating, managing and sourcing legal resources. Nancy is a member of all the central committees within the team including Legal’s Operations and Innovation Steering Group where she is the work stream lead on KM. Over the last year this group has been researching, meeting with potential providers and, where appropriate, trialling new forms of technology, including work management , contract automation software and e-billing tools. In addition, Nancy is responsible for the team’s SRA regulatory compliance and for the work experience program run by Sky’s legal team.