Call: 1996 Lincoln’s Inn
LLB (Joint Hons) Law and French
Additional languages: French, Italian

Joan Campbell successfully completed her pupillage in Cardiff where she then embarked upon a mixed practice, combining Criminal Law, Family Law and Civil Law.

Since 2002, she has specialised in Family Law, and also developed an Immigration Law practice.  In 2009, she moved to Chambers in Nottingham.  In 2016, she became a much valued member of Derwent Chambers.

Joan has broad experience of all areas of Family Law, and her practice covers divorce and nullity; ancillary relief; child support; Orders under the Family Law Act 1996; domestic violence; harassment; and committals; plus both Private and Public Law applications under the Children Act  1989.

She is committed to the need for representation of publicly and privately funded clients alike.

Joan is dedicated to providing a high quality, comprehensive service for those affected by all aspects of immigration, asylum and nationality law.  She has regularly appeared before the First Tier and Upper Tier Immigration and Asylum Tribunals at venues across the country. She has experience of deportation appeals; bail applications; appeals regarding work permits, business, naturalisation and nationality issues; as well as visitor, student, family and settlement cases.


Performing in concert bands; watercolour painting; travel; and fitness.