He specialises in complex commercial litigation disputes, with particular emphasis on intellectual property.
He regularly advises in connection with dispute resolution matters relating to trademarks, copy right, patents, confidential information, data protection, design rights and reputation management and is regularly instructed by clients from the arts, media and textile and clothing sectors in the UK and internationally.
Jonathan is known for his polite manner and clear, robust and practical advice. He has lectured extensively in law at various levels of qualification and he has a great deal of advocacy experience in the Courts and other tribunals such as the Beth Din.
Jonathan qualified as a Solicitor in 1997 and was a partner in a regional firm in Manchester.
In 2019, Jonathan was appointed as Deputy District Judge.
Jonathan also has a great deal of experience in connection with contractual disputes, including partnership disputes (especially professional partnerships).
Recent notable cases include: