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A. John Williams

Call 1983

"He is extremely approachable, highly intelligent and a ferocious cross-examiner."
(Chambers & Partners 2016)

John specialises in Personal Injury and Industrial Disease claims together with Health & Safety at Work cases.

John is an experienced Junior who works closely with others in the litigation team to secure the right outcome.

Clear and pragmatic advice outside the Court room and focussed, persuasive advocacy in Court ensure that cases are handled both efficiently and effectively. John undertakes work for both Claimants and Defendants.

John undertakes public access work.

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“Always calm and level-headed under pressure, and inspires complete confidence in his ability to master fact-heavy and complex scenarios. Very good with clients and witnesses.” “A brilliant trial advocate who is superb at cross-examination.” “Incredibly persuasive and makes clients quickly feel comfortable.”

Chambers & Partners 2018

“He has a wonderful ability to reduce complex law into easy-to-understand bite-sized pieces.” “A formidable trial advocate and ruthless in cross-examination.”

Legal 500 2017

“He’s excellent, a formidable opponent” “He is extremely robust; as a trial advocate he can really go for the jugular when called for”

Chambers & Partners 2017

“He is extremely approachable, highly intelligent and a ferocious cross-examiner.”

Chambers & Partners 2016

“An outstanding advocate, who is also client-focussed and a joy to work with.”

Legal 500 2016

“He’s very bright, misses nothing, and is very easy to work with and approachable.”

Chambers & Partners 2015

“An experienced health and safety barrister….An extremely robust cross-examiner.”

Legal 500 2015

“He is very analytical in his approach and also communicates effectively to juries.”

Chambers & Partners 2014

“He considers everything in detail.”

Legal 500 2014

“A preferred counsel on all asbestos-related matters.”

Legal 500 2014

“A brilliant and very thorough lawyer who has an understated style.”

Chambers & Partners 2013

Has “an exceptional eye for detail.”

Legal 500 2013

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