We boast a great team of dedicated, enthusiastic individuals.
Get to know the people who make Apex Employment Solicitors such a success.


Who We Are

Joanna Gooden

Joanna qualified in 2012 and has extensive experience in Employment Law claims and disputes, advising on a full range of contentious and non contentious matters.

Joanna trained at Herbert Smith LLP. She is known for her pragmatic advice and friendly approach to clients.

In her spare time, Joanna enjoys spending time with her family, completing extensive DIY projects and travelling in her VW Campervan.

Ashley Scriven

Ashley qualified in 2008 and worked in the Civil Litigation and Employment field before deciding to focus solely on Employment disputes. Ashley obtained Higher Rights of Audience in 2019 and practices as a Solicitor – Advocate.

Ashley takes a client-focused approach to work and is keen to understand the issues quickly to resolve claims as quickly as possible.

Outside of work, Ashley can be found paddleboarding on the Medway with her family or dancing the night away to 90’s classics!