Jane Hodge

Senior Partner, Family Law and Sports Law

Jane joined Anderson Rowntree in 2018 as Head of the Family Department and is predominantly based at our Petworth office.

She is a Senior Partner with 25 years experience in a variety of areas of law and specialises in all aspects of family law. She has particular expertise in high net worth divorce cases, including those involving business and immigration issues. 

Jane is an accredited civil mediator and uses her mediation training to help provide a blend of an empathetic and supportive approach with academic expertise to her client’s cases. 

As a former Chair of Forces Law, an organisation dedicated to providing specialist legal advice to the armed forces, Jane can also offer specialist expertise in Armed Forces Pensions on divorce, Military Crime and Courts Martial.

Additionally, following her passion for sport and particularly football, she can advise and assist with regulatory issues for clubs and associations in any sport. As an experienced advocate; she can represent players and clubs in disciplinary hearings. 

Jane is also a member of the Hampshire FA Disciplinary Panel 2018/19, so understands the disciplinary process from both sides.

As a former Director of a National League South club, she has relevant personal experience of the variety of legal issues and challenges that non league football provides.