Joanna Lucas > Albion Chambers > Bristol, England > Lawyer Profile

Albion Chambers


Joanna has extensive experience in all aspects of public law children. She has conducted a wide range of cases in the county court and high court, and has appeared in the Court of Appeal. Her areas of experience include: EPO/ICO applications for local authority, parents and guardian; fact finding hearings – domestic violence and non-accidental injuries; s.38(6) applications; placement; special guardianship; adults with learning disabilities requiring the Official Solicitor; fabricated illness; sexual abuse; neglect. Joanna regularly acts for parents in disputes concerning the following: residence; contact; specific issue; prohibited steps; removal from the jurisdiction; fact finding hearings. Experience of complex cases involving allegations of sexual abuse of children, rape within parental relationships and domestic violence; domestic violence and injunctions; non-molestation and occupation injunctions, and related proceedings.


Called 2004, Gray’s Inn


Western Circuit, FLBA


LLB (Hons) Bristol

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Western Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors: Child Law (Public and Private))Ranked: Tier 4

Joanna LucasAlbion ChambersJoanna is excellent with clients, managing their expectations whilst fighting their corner. She will always go the extra mile for a client. She is logical and pragmatic and provides very clear and detailed advice.’