Amanda Jones is a partner in the Employment Pensions and Benefits team. Amanda is accredited as a specialist in both Employment Law and Discrimination Law by the Law Society of Scotland. Her main areas of interest are all aspects of discrimination and industrial relations. She also has considerable experience in advising upon employment issues in the Education and Police sectors and a particular interest in sports law. She lectures widely on various matters and appears regularly in tribunals throughout Scotland and England as well as in the Employment Appeal Tribunal. She is a member of the Law Society Equalities Law Reform Committee, a member of both the Equality Exchange and the Employment Lawyers Association and a management committee member of the Scottish Discrimination Law Association. Amanda is a director of Hibernian Football Club and Chair of Scottish Women's Aid. Prior to joining MMS as a partner in 2001, Amanda was a partner in the niche employment firm, Mackay Simon.