Nick is a barrister in independent practice with a focus on financial, corporate and organised crime and associated commercial and regulatory work.

What can Nick Johnson QC do for your case?

As a QC or silk, Nick has been recognised independently as demonstrating excellence in advocacy, both oral trial advocacy and written work, as well as excellence in his knowledge and use of the law and working alongside others, whether as Case Leader or as part of a broader team. In addition to providing those specialist advocacy skills at trial, Nick is increasingly instructed at a pre-litigation stage to provide strategic advice and negotiation skills. He has experience of giving advice on corporate governance and preventative measures, such as advising on Bribery Act complaince, civil fraud, economic sanctions, mututal assistance, DPAs and civil recovery, to companies and individuals alike. Such advice, strategy and advocacy from an early stage can make a considerable difference.

Qualified, Accredited, Experienced

B.A. (Ebor) English (1st Class)
Dip. Law, B.V.C. (London)
Pupil Supervisor

Exchange Chambers

Bright Line Law

Criminal Bar Association
American Bar Association
Bar Council North American Group

The man beneath the wig

Nick was born in London but, from the age of 18, settled in York. He spent a year teaching in Japan, where he picked up conversational Japanese and became passionate about the culture. He loves most kinds of music, particularly played live. He also enjoys walking, skiing and contemporary photography.