Previously one of the longest serving partners at leading commercial city centre firm, Muckle LLP, Jonathan has over 30 years’ experience as a solicitor.
Advising on all aspects of family law, he is particularly renowned for his skill in handling matters relating to clients of a high net worth, including media personalities and prominent members of the business community, particularly in matters involving complex financial and business issues.
Jonathan is recognised as a ‘tough negotiator’ in the current edition of the Legal 500 and in the Chambers Directory, Jonathan’s diverse expertise covers both financial remedy and child cases. He has considerable experience advising high net worth individuals in cases involving various commercial interests.
Clients praise his courtroom nous and rational approach to cases. Much of his work concerns high net worth individuals and separations involving considerable assets.
Jonathan prides himself on his ability to provide practical and cost-effective advice and is a long-time proponent of pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements.
For clients’ convenience, as well as being based in Ponteland, Jonathan is also available for consultation in Hexham by appointment.
Jonathan is also a specialist in white collar crime, offering discreet yet robust and effective advice and representation on all nature of criminal charges and formal investigations. Jonathan is particularly successful in defending clients charged with motoring offences and at risk of losing their licence.