John Gleeson is a partner in our Dispute Resolution and Healthcare and Medical Law teams. He specialises in medical malpractice litigation and medical law and is recognised as a leading expert in the area.
John's experience in his practice areas has earned him respect and trust among the medical and legal professions. He is frequently asked to advise on challenging and sensitive cases and is admired for his no-nonsense style.
Much of John's current practice centres on acting on behalf of hospitals and doctors in medical malpractice actions and he has been involved in many high profile medical cases which have been the subject of media spotlight. John has developed a particular specialist expertise in handling complex birth injury cases. John also has a particular interest in mental healthcare law.
"Robust in his approach and hugely experienced."
John Gleeson is a “shrewd and excellent negotiator”.
“Steeped in the running of medical litigation."
"Masters every brief he undertakes."
"He's thorough with a robust approach to cases, and is very practical and straight-talking."