Joanna Barr

Joanna Barr

Swindon 6 Drakes Meadow Penny Lane Swindon SN3 3LL
Bath 2 Queen Square Bath BA1 2HQ

Associate - Commercial Litigation

Joanna qualified as a Solicitor in November 2016 after training at Osmond & Osmond in London. Prior to her training Joanna had worked as a Paralegal at Stewarts Law LLP. She joined the Commercial Dispute Resolution department at Thrings' Swindon office in April 2017. She has over two years' experience. Joanna acts for individuals and companies across a wide variety of matters including commercial and contractual disputes, multi-party disputes and tortious claims. She is also experienced in using ADR, such as mediation. The knowledge Joanna has gained from commercial dispute resolution has meant that she has developed her expertise in product liability and defendant personal injury matters, and she now often advises clients in relation to consumer claims, product liability and employer's liability.

Joanna's relevant experience includes:
  • acting for businesses and individuals on a variety of breach of contract and tortious claims
  • defending businesses against claims for breach of contract
  • assisting with the defence of a high-value freezing injunction application
  • acting for an individual in recovering assets and payment in satisfaction of a substantial judgment debt

Thrings LLP "has an excellent litigation practice capable of offering City-standard litigation at regional prices". -