Jonathan conducts a wide range of commercial and chancery litigation, with a particular emphasis on all aspects of contentious probate, including mental capacity, family provision, cross-border estates and conflicts, disputes on the validity of wills and estates and trusts. His practice also extends to real property, company and partnership. Clients vary from individuals to banks, building societies, PLCs and major retail operators.
Jonathan is a well-known and highly experienced mediator. He is a member of the mediation panels of the Chancery Bar Association, Property Bar Association, Property Law UK, and the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Practitioners. He received the ADRg Award 2006 for his contribution to ADR and was cited as one of the group’s most successful mediators. Since gaining his accreditation in 2000 he has conducted more than 300 mediations concerning a wide range of disputes in all of the practice areas listed below.
Jonathan has held judicial office as a Deputy Chancery Master in the Business and Property Courts of England and Wales since 2003.