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Marianne Johns

Marianne Johns

Senior Associate

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Marianne is a senior associate in our Dispute Resolution team. She has over 18 years of experience in civil and commercial litigation, construction and property disputes.

I just wanted to say [from Neil and I], thank you very much for your pragmatic and professional help in resolving this. It is a massive weight off our minds to have this finally sorted out.
Royds Withy King - Dispute Resolution Client

About Marianne

Marianne’s experience includes:

  • consumer and commercial contract disputes – including sale of goods and services, consumer credit and product liability, building disputes
  • debt recovery and insolvency
  • professional negligence – solicitors, accountants and surveyors
  • director, shareholder and partnership disputes
  • residential, commercial and mortgage possession proceedings and forfeiture actions
  • boundary, party wall, title and easement disputes, trespass actions.

Marianne prides herself on her ability to adapt to meet the needs of her wide variety of clients. She takes a pragmatic, no-nonsense and to the point approach but with the sensitivity that each different client situation requires. At all times, Marianne’s aim is to achieve a swift and cost effective solution to the clients’ issues and she fully understands that litigation is not always appropriate – she is an avid advocate for Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Marianne qualified in 2000 having worked for a year during her Business Law degree at Lewis & Potts in Richmond-upon-Thames gaining a 6 month exemption to her training contract through litigation experience. She then completed her training at Lemon&Co where Marianne became head of litigation before joining Royds Withy King following the merger of the two firms.

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Working in a general litigation team over the past 14 years has enabled me to gain an enormously varied experience and understanding of the legal disputes people and companies can face. I thoroughly enjoy analysing a client’s situation and finding a legal or practical solution for them. I always strive to really get to know and understand all my clients and the wider issues that a dispute or a claim creates for each one of them. Knowing that my clients really feel that I am in their corner when the chips are down is what it's all about.

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