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Chambers of Simon Readhead QC

LONDON, WC2A 1LF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7092 2900
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Fax 020 7404 9876
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364 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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www.1chancerylane.com

Laura Johnson

Tel:
Work 020 7092 2900
Email:
1 CHANCERY LANE (Chambers of Simon Readhead QC)

Position

Barrister practising in clinical and professional negligence, personal injury, insurance claims, police, public and regulatory and commercial law. Cases included: Anthony Daniel Mulholland v Medway NHS Foundation Trust [2015] EWHC 268 (QB) (QBD, Green J); Jonathan Boyle v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis [2013] (CA (Civ Div), Longmore LJ, Black LJ); EUI v Bristol Alliance Ltd Partnership [2012]; Bristol Alliance Ltd Partnership v Williams [2011]; R (Burke) v IPCC and Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis [2011]; Onwuama v London Borough of Ealing [2008]; Pennington v Surrey County Council [2007]; JD v East Berkshire [2005].

Career

Called 2001; Gray’s Inn; Lord Justice Holker Award; Karmel Award; Judicial Assistant to the Law Lords 2003-04; Appointed Assistant Coroner for East London in 2014.

Member

PNBA; PIBA; ALBA; LCLCBA; Registered under the Public Access Scheme.

Education

Withington Girls’ School; St Anne’s College, Oxford University (MA (Hons)); City University (PGDipLaw); Inns of Court School of Law.


London Bar

Clinical negligence

Within: Clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Laura Johnson - 1 Chancery LaneHer judgement is faultless, her manner is adaptable and she consistently gives 100%.

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Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Personal injury – Leading juniors

Laura Johnson - 1 Chancery LaneShe is a rising star, her grasp of detail is immense ad her knowledge and tactics are exceptional.

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Police law (defendant)

Within: Police law (defendant) – Leading juniors

Laura Johnson - 1 Chancery LaneShe defends claims against the police from corporates and individuals.

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