John Pickett – Head of Legal Aid Costs

John holds a Single Honours Law Degree (LLB) from Swansea University. He qualified as a Costs Lawyer in 2017 and has particular experience and expertise in legal aid matters relating to children (both public and private law), general civil, housing cases (including prison law matters) and Judicial reviews. His workload covers the smallest of CCMS bills to complex high cost (family and non family) claims. His talent and enthusiasm for the English language often produces detailed and insightful narratives to explain and justify the work undertaken. John is very familiar with the rules governing the Family Advocacy Scheme.