Cookie policy

Please read this cookie policy carefully as it contains important information on who we are and how we use cookies on our website. This policy should be read together with our Privacy policy which sets out how and why we collect, store, use and share personal information generally, as well as your rights in relation to your personal information and details of how to contact us and supervisory authorities if you have a complaint.

Who we are

Johnson May Solicitors, is the trading name of Johnson May Limited. Johnson May Limited is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA: 8001033).
For the avoidance of doubt, any written or oral opinion provided on this site is for guidance only and should not be relied upon.
We also have a network of specialist consultant solicitors who may be able to assist you through their own SRA Firms or they may provide unreserved legal work through their own insured independent companies.

Our website

This cookie policy only relates to your use of our website.  The use of our website is defined in our terms of use.

Throughout our website we may link to other websites owned and operated by certain trusted third parties.  These third party websites may also use cookies or similar technologies in accordance with their own separate policies. For privacy information relating to these third party websites, please consult their policies as appropriate.   For a list of our third party suppliers where a list of such third parties can be found click here.


A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your device (eg computer, smartphone or other electronic device) when you use our website. We use cookies on our website. These help us recognise you and your device and store some information about your preferences or past actions.

For example, we may monitor how many times you visit the website, which pages you go to, traffic data, location data and the originating domain name of your internet service provider. This information helps us to build a profile of our users. Some of this data will be aggregated or statistical, which means that we will not be able to identify you individually.

For further information on our use of cookies, including a detailed list of your information which we and others may collect through cookies, please see below.

For further information on cookies generally, including how to control and manage them, visit the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office.

Consent to use cookies and changing settings

We will ask for your permission (Consent) to place cookies or other similar technologies on your device, except where they are essential for us to provide you with a service that you have requested (eg to put items in your shopping basket and use our check-out process).

You can withdraw any consent to the use of cookies or manage any other cookie preferences by clicking on the unsubscribe button in our emails or by sending us an email to [email protected].

Our use of cookies

The table below provides more information about the cookies we use and why:

The cookies we use Name Purpose Whether cookie is essential for us to provide you with a service that you have requested and whether we will seek your consent before we place the cookie
 ‘Universal Analytics (Google)’ eg _ga, _gali, _gat, _gid]

This is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc which uses cookies to show us how visitors found and explored our site, and how we can enhance their experience. It provides us with information about the behaviour of our visitors (eg how long they stayed on the site, the average number of pages viewed) and also tells us how many visitors we have had.

This cookie collects information in an anonymous form including: [insert] OR personal information including: [insert].]

The cookie will remain for [x]

Read [insert link to third party guidance on how the third party (eg Google or Youtube) uses the cookies and the data generated by them where relevant].

Yes, essential (we will therefore not request your consent before placing this cookie) OR No, will therefore request your consent before placing this cookie


Third party access to the cookies

The cookies we use will only be accessed by us and those third parties named in the table above for the purposes referred to in this cookie policy. Those cookies will not be accessed by any other third party.

How to turn off all cookies and consequences of doing so

If you do not want to accept any cookies, you may be able to change your browser settings so that cookies (including those which are essential to the services requested) are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of our website.

For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the guidance on cookies published by the UK Information Commissioner’s Office, or

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have any questions about this cookie policy or the information we hold about you.

If you wish to contact us please send an email to [email protected] or call 020 8150 7173.

Do you need extra help?

If you would like this notice in another format (for example: audio, large print, braille) please contact us (see ‘How to contact us’ above).

Changes to this policy

This policy was published on 05/02/2021 and was last updated on 24/08/2018.

We may change this policy from time to time, when we do we will inform you via email if you subscribe to us.