Malcolm Johnson works at Hudgell Solicitors.
Malcolm qualified as a solicitor in 1994 and he specialises in child abuse compensation claims. He joined Hudgell Solicitors in 2018, having worked for Blake Lapthorn for 6 years and having also run his own firm, Malcolm Johnson & Co. for ten years. Malcolm is a member of the Law Society’s Personal Injury Panel, a Fellow of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers and a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. He helped set up the Association of Child Abuse Lawyers.
He has co-written two books, “Child Abuse Compensation Claims” published by Jordans and “Claims against the MIB” published by the Law Society. He is the author of numerous articles on the subject of personal injury and he has appeared on radio and television to talk about his work, as well as being a well known lecturer on legal topics. He also contributes to Jordans “Personal Injury and Precedents” in which he writes the section on children.
Malcolm has developed techniques for securing better compensation for survivors of abuse, in particular the use of freezing injunctions against individual abusers and the making of parallel civil litigation claims and claims to the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority.
He is leading a campaign at present to try and secure compensation for those who are forced to appear in child abuse imagery, and improve the use of Criminal Compensation Orders.
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