J&P have always been helpful, friendly and flexible in my dealing with them. I would recommend them to anyone seeking legal advice.

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Laura Williams

Laura Williams


Laura joined Judge & Priestley in March 2019 after the merger with PJH.


Laura read law at the University of Sheffield and after graduating completed her training at a law firm in Central London.

Since qualifying in November 2014, Laura has specialised in litigation and dispute resolution, and has built up experience in an array of different areas of law.

Laura joined PJH Solicitors in January 2017 where she worked in the litigation department. Since the merger in March 2019, Laura became part of the dispute resolution team at Judge and Priestley.

She is experienced in dealing with a wide range of civil and commercial matters including:

  • Neighbour disputes;
  • Consumer disputes;
  • Boundary disputes;
  • Contractual/business disputes;
  • Building disputes;
  • Complex and high value debt matters;
  • Contentious probate;
  • Landlord and tenant;
  • Property disputes;
  • Professional negligence;
  • Misrepresentation claims;
  • Harassment matters;
  • Employment matters;
  • Nuisance claims;
  • Insurance claims;
  • Disputes over vehicles.

Laura understands the needs of her clients and appreciates how important it is for some to negotiate a settlement without having to go through expensive and time consuming court proceedings. She is however well versed in conducting a matter though the court process to trial when necessary.

Recent work highlights

Negotiating a large settlement at mediation for a client involved in a high value and complex contractual dispute, resulting in a quick and economic resolution for the client.

Outside Of Work

In her free time, Laura likes to escape to the great outdoors. In particular, she enjoys cycling and hill walking.