John Gleeson is a partner in our Dispute Resolution team and leads our Healthcare Law team. 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.
"masters every brief he undertakes."
"He's thorough with a robust approach to cases, and is very practical and straight-talking."
"He is very experienced in catastrophic birth-related cases."
"on the ball and astute. He is technically excellent and really knows the hospitals and the different personalities.”
John is recommended as a leader in his field of 'Dispute Resolution: Healthcare'. 'John Gleeson leads the healthcare litigation team, representing the State Claims Agency in relation to medical malpractice claims.'
John Gleeson is mentioned in the field of 'Insurance'. "Healthcare specialists John Gleeson...are ‘outstanding performers’".
John is recommended in the field of Insurance.