5 Essex Court

Jeremy Johnson QC

Call 1994
Silk 2011


Jeremy Johnson QC Awards
Jeremy Johnson QC Awards

Jeremy is ranked as a “star individual” for Police Law in Chambers UK and is also highly ranked for Administrative & Public Law, Inquests & Inquiries and Immigration. Chambers UK
“His knowledge of all areas of police work is immense. He is extremely approachable and well-liked by both clients and witnesses.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2018
“He is at the top of his game in this area and is extremely personable.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2018
“It is his judgement that is very impressive, and also his demeanour. He also impresses with his knowledge and approach to cases.” (Inquests & Inquiries) Chambers UK 2018
“A super advocate. He is practical, sensible and thoroughly decent. He really knows his stuff.” (Admin and Public Law) Chambers UK 2018
“An outstanding analyst, who is accessible and approachable.” (Police Law – defendant) The Legal 500 2017
“He is a first-rate, efficient, clear-thinking silk of the highest quality” who is “super-clever, seems to know everything, and has a brain the size of a planet.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2017
“A brilliant academic mind, he knows all the arguments that can be raised to get the best result for clients. He has the respect of courts and is very calm when faced with difficult situations.” (Inquests and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2017
“He is an extremely clever lawyer and a quality performer.” (Inquests and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2017
“If Jeremy’s on your team you know you’re going to be well looked after.” (Immigration) Chambers UK 2017
“He has a formidable intellect and is well tipped for the judiciary when the time comes.” (Inquests & Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2016
“He is well prepared, polished and understated. He dominates this area of the law from the defendant side.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2016
“He is renowned as a hugely talented lawyer and a safe pair of hands.” (Inquests & Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2016
“He is a very fair and decent opponent, who is persuasive and has a nice manner in court.” (Immigration) Chambers UK 2016
“You have to be on top of your game with him because he will not let you get away with anything.” (Immigration) Chambers UK 2016
“When you ask him a very complicated legal question his response is quick and impeccable. He can tackle huge and very complex cases, and sometimes breaks new law.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2014