Nichola Johnston

Chartered Legal Executive Lawyer

Nichola has over 20 years’ experience as a litigator.  Since joining Capsticks in 2014, Nichola has maintained a caseload of maximum severity clinical negligence and personal injury claims. 

Nichola completed her training whilst working for Davies Arnold Cooper and Morgan Cole where she was exposed to a variety of insurance clients and a vast array of personal injury claims.  She has considerable experience of start to finish claims handling and advising clients in complex and high value claims.  She is highly regarded for her technical ability and negotiation skills.

Nichola has significant experience in defending psychiatric injury claims to include those emanating from the workplace, and historic sexual abuse.

Nichola has successfully detected and defended a number of cases involving fraud. She is also respected by clients for her commercial approach to litigation.


  • Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives

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