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Portrait of Jessica Johnson
Areas of expertise: Family law, Private wealth


Jessica is an associate in the family law team in London. She has experience of working with high-profile and well known individuals and understands the importance of privacy and discretion. She advises on a range of family matters, including complex financial disputes and private children issues, often with an international element.

Jessica works on cases which have been concluded collaboratively and heard in the Central Family Court, High Court and the Court of Appeal.

After studying law and undertaking a master’s degree in international law at the University of Exeter, Jessica completed her Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in London, graduating with a distinction. She joined Penningtons Manches Cooper as a trainee in 2016 and qualified in 2018.

Recent work highlights

  • Assisting in reaching a financial settlement for the wife of a well known figure in a high value, complex case.
  • Acting for clients with contact disputes in children proceedings.
  • Assisting on voluntary settlements in a number of high net worth cases.

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