Joanne Wong

Associate Solicitor
Housing & Social Care
Property Litigation

  • “It is always a pleasure to be instructed by Jo. Her cases arrive prepared to a very high standard, making it clear where one’s input is required. Her thorough trial and mediation preparation and client care smoothen the litigation process, whilst her constructive attitude and tactical awareness ensures that her clients receive fantastic representation.”

    Morayo Fagborun Bennett, Barrister from Hardwicke Chambers

  • “I found out about Osbornes after attending their free legal advice clinic at St Michael’s Church. From the start, I was given an excellent service which I would rate as 100%. If it was not for Joanne I would have lost my home and would be sleeping on the streets right now. I found all the staff members very nice, friendly and professional. I would highly recommend Osbornes to my friends.”

    Dominic Gallagher, possession client

  • “I found it all very professional and friendly at Osbornes. I am extremely happy with the outcome; my solicitor took away the stress of my case. I received a significant damages settlement from my Landlord (£28,500.00), which has really helped me in my new home. I would definitely recommend Osbornes in the future.”

    Eileen Burke, disrepair client

Joanne's testimonials

“It is always a pleasure to...

“It is always a pleasure to be instructed by Jo. Her cases arrive prepared to a very high standard, making it clear where one’s input is required. Her thorough trial and mediation preparation and client care smoothen the litigation process, whilst her constructive attitude and tactical awareness ensures that her clients receive fantastic representation.”

Morayo Fagborun Bennett, Barrister from Hardwicke Chambers

“I found out about Osbornes after...

“I found out about Osbornes after attending their free legal advice clinic at St Michael’s Church. From the start, I was given an excellent service which I would rate as 100%. If it was not for Joanne I would have lost my home and would be sleeping on the streets right now. I found all the staff members very nice, friendly and professional. I would highly recommend Osbornes to my friends.”

Dominic Gallagher, possession client

“I found it all very professional...

“I found it all very professional and friendly at Osbornes. I am extremely happy with the outcome; my solicitor took away the stress of my case. I received a significant damages settlement from my Landlord (£28,500.00), which has really helped me in my new home. I would definitely recommend Osbornes in the future.”

Eileen Burke, disrepair client

Joanne’s notable cases

  • Joanne acted for a mother with a young family who had been evicted from her property and was not offered emergency accommodation that night. She made urgent representations to the Council and threatened Judicial Review proceedings against the Council over their failure to accept a homelessness application and to provide temporary accommodation.
  • Joanne secured a settlement of £11200.00 plus costs on behalf of a tenant where the Housing Association failed to carry out repairs relating to damp and mould within reasonable time
  • Joanne has made urgent applications to suspend warrant of evictions on behalf of Council tenants who have found themselves in difficulties with rent arrears and Housing Benefit.

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  1. 3.9.2021

    Homeless Teenager takes Council to High...

    A homeless teenager is taking a London council to the High Court for ‘unlawfully’ banning hundreds of homeless people from...

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  2. 19.8.2021

    Housing Disrepair Scandal in South London

    Following an investigation by ITV nearly 500 homes in the Eastfields Estate in Mitcham, south London, owned by the housing association...

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  3. anxious woman
    14.5.2021

    Possession Claims Amends Due to Pandemic

    Last year I set out in two blogs the amendments implemented by the Government in the procedure for residential possession ...

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  4. 14.5.2021

    Possession Proceedings Update During Covid-19

    On 04th May 2020 I posted a blog about tenants’ rights during the pandemic. Since then there have been a number...

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  5. 29.4.2021

    High Court challenge the denial of...

    The High Court is to decide whether it was lawful of the Government not to give nearly 2million people on...

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  6. 8.4.2021

    Council to amend unlawful housing allocation...

    For the last 8 years Brent Council has stopped the majority of homeless applicants from bidding for rehousing, treating them as ‘...

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