Joanne joined Falcon Chambers in June 2017 as a Second Junior Clerk. Prior to joining, Joanne spent 9 years at Tanfield Chambers and prior to that almost 4 years at Old square Chambers. Her principal duties at Falcon Chambers include daily liaison with clients in relation to practices, distribution of work, management of members diaries and fee negotiation.
In June 2019, Joanne won Practice Manager of the Year at the Enfranchisement & Right to Manage Awards.
During her clerking career Joanne has always provided a high level of client service which has been mentioned in the legal directories:
"The ‘go getting’ Joanne Meah, who has been ‘a fantastic addition to the team’ since joining from Tanfield Chambers, has been promoted to first junior. Meah is ‘highly responsible, organised and walks the delicate tightrope of giving her barristers what they want, while giving her instructing solicitors what they want, with ease". Legal 500, 2018
"Solicitors have ‘welcomed the arrival’ of ‘excellent’ second junior clerk Joanna Meah ". Legal 500, 2017
“… ‘goes the extra mile to assist’ and ‘makes solicitors feel valued’” Legal 500, 2017
"... does everything she can to assist" Legal 500, 2015
"... always willing to find ways of working within clients' budgets" Chambers UK 2015
In her spare time, Joanne enjoys spending time with her family, keeping herself fit and volunteering at a local charity.