5 Essex Court

Jeremy Johnson QC

Call 1994
Silk 2011


Education & Qualifications

2011 Appointed Queen’s Counsel

1994 Called to the Bar by Middle Temple

1994 Inns of Court School of Law

1993 Common Professional Examination

1992 Corpus Christi College, Oxford (Mathematics and Philosophy)


2016 Appointed Deputy High Court Judge

2009 Appointed a Recorder of the Crown Court 

2000-2011 Junior Counsel to the Crown between 2000 and 2011 (A Panel from 2007)

Editor the Police Law Reports and Consultant Editor of Halsbury’s Laws Volume 36 (Police).

Formerly, a member of the Welsh Assembly Panel of Counsel, editor of the Police Law Reports, and Consultant Editor of Halsbury’s Laws Volume 36 (Police).


Jeremy provides CPD lectures to solicitors on all aspects of his practice. Recently he has lectured on the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011, public inquiries, the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000, false imprisonment and judicial review.