Prior to accepting tenancy Jonathan worked for nearly twenty years leading the commercial negotiations of high value infrastructure projects in the private and public sector both in the UK and internationally. He also worked as a voice over artist and professional actor in television and theatre including on Doctor Who.
Jonathan specialises in Crime, both defending and prosecuting and has a wealth of experience in the Crown Court, Youth Court and Magistrates’ Court. He has defended in a range of cases, including those of violence, drugs, sex, public order and offensive weapons.
As a criminal advocate Jonathan is growing into a first-class operator with a quick fire intellect and excellent attention to detail. He has an easy approach with clients and is particularly calm under pressure.
Jonathan also appears in the civil courts dealing with contractual disputes and private injunctions; and the family courts for respondent parents, grandparents and children (both directly and by their Children's Guardian) in public law Children Act/Adoption Act proceedings.