Joanna Gillan

Joanna Gillan

Call: 2010

"Joanna's dedication to her clients is paramount. She goes above and beyond to assist us in preparing cases and meeting clients' objectives."

SMQ Solicitors

Joanna has extensive experience in Child Arrangement Order applications and has an ability to deal with a wide range of clients professionally, but also in an understanding and compassionate manner.

SMQ Solicitors

Interested in instructing Miss Gillan?

Please call 020 7353 6802 or complete the form below:

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Joanna has a diverse common law practice and accepts instructions in line with Chambers’ main practice areas.

Before joining the self-employed Bar, Joanna worked as an advocate at a national solicitors firm specialising in general civil litigation, employment law and costs.

Joanna is qualified to accept instructions via the direct access scheme.

Interested in instructing Miss Gillan?

Please call 020 7353 6802 or complete the form below:

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Civil Barrister

Joanna accepts instructions in cases across the civil spectrum including: personal injury, contractual disputes, nuisance and boundary disputes, trespass, insolvency, defamation, housing, and landlord and tenant matters. She has a detailed understanding of the Civil Procedure Rules and provides advice on prospects of success in general civil cases, as well as advices on quantum in personal injury matters. Her organisation and attention to detail enables her to efficiently draft pleadings and other core documents in a timely manner.

Joanna has particular experience in personal injury deafness cases, as well as catastrophic personal injury matters generally.

 

Family Barrister

Joanna is a family law specialist, highly experienced in all areas of child and family law.

Her areas of expertise include public and private law applications under the Children Act 1989; securing injunctive relief under the Family Law Act 1996 and; and applications under the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973. Having more recently developed her Care practice, Joanna is regularly instructed by parents in public law children cases across Oxford and other areas.

Joanna has a broad range of experience in Matrimonial Finance matters, often seeing a way to settlement where others don’t. Her ability to effectively “cut to the issue” makes her ideal at dealing with emotionally charged cases to achieve the best result for her clients. Her forensic analysis of her briefs leads to a detailed understanding of the facts at hand, and her meticulous and rigorous approach to preparation in every case means that clients receive a consistently high level of service and representation.

Joanna has experience in working with cases involving domestic violence. She is noted by her solicitors as having an adaptable, professional and personable approach. Her commitment to client care ensures that professional and lay clients alike are provided with support, advice and attention at every stage of the case.

 

Education & Qualifications


  • BVC, BPP Holborn
  • Antrim, Queens University Belfast
  • BA (Hons), Kingston-Upon-Thames University

Memberships


  • Criminal Bar Association
  • Family Law Bar Association
  • Lawyers for Children
  • Middle Temple
Barrister Portfolio close
Barrister Call CV Email

Remove All


Click here to email this list of barrister to a colleague.


Save barrister