CJCH Executive Team

CJCH Solicitors is committed to impeccable client services, developing our people from within, and contributing to the communities in which we operate. Our leadership team live these values and are focused on creating an environment which fosters innovation and service excellence.

Jodi Winter

Jodi is a Senior Partner and Head of Department for Family and Children Law at CJCH. In addition to being an executive board member of the CJCH Group, she advises and represents both individual and corporate clients and with over 19 years experience, she specialises in a number of areas including Family Law, Public Sector and Mental Health Law.

Tim Hartland

Tim is the Managing Partner of CJCH Solicitors, specialising in Criminal Law and experience in Conveyancing. Having qualified as a solicitor in 1986, Tim has over 30 years experience in managing complex legal matters on behalf of his clients and is a founding member of the Firm. Tim also advises on Software Piracy matters, and IP Crime.

Jacqui Seal

Jacqui is a Senior Partner at CJCH Solicitors and the Partner in charge of the Criminal Defence department. Having spent much of her earlier career with the Crown Prosecution Services she specialises in Criminal Law and Military Law, advising and representing individual clients.

Stephen Clarke

Stephen is a Senior Partner of CJCH Solicitors and Chairman of the overall CJCH group. As a founding member of the Firm, Stephen is the Partner in charge of the Corporate Law Department and has over 35 years experience in criminal defence law. Stephen developed the Intellectual Property and the  Anti-Piracy and Licence Compliance departments at the firm where he established the firm as a global leader in licence compliance. Steve advise both individual and corporate clients and has been instrumental in establishing Wales as a centre for excellence in combating IP crime and Software Piracy analytics.

Nick Wootton

Nick is the firm's Chief Financial Officer and Head of Mergers and Acquisitions. Before joining CJCH he spent over 20 years in various senior positions within Deloitte and was instrumental in the merger between Colin Jones Solicitors with Clarke and Hartland Solicitors.

Andy Clarkson

Andy Clarkson has led an illustrious career focusing on investigations and compliance. He spent 24 years serving in the UK law enforcement services as a career investigator working in organised crime and anti-corruption investigation and as a certified hostage negotiator. After leaving from public service, Andy focused the last 18 years in the private sector to assist the technology and software industry with the challenge of IP theft as a global thought leader, most recently as the global lead of licence compliance for a french based software company before joining CJCH Consulting as Managing Director in 2019.

Luke Heydenrych

Luke joined CJCH in 2016 within the Anti-Piracy and Licence Compliance team. With a background in management consulting and global system integration projects, Luke now leads various operational teams as Chief of Staff for CJCH, responsible for the firm's technology, innovation and strategy, as well as consulting to technology and software clients for CJCH Consulting. Luke is currently the Firm's PhD candidate,  undertaking a doctorate in Law, specialising in Software Piracy and IP Cyber Crime.