Jonathan is a financial services specialist, focusing on investigating and managing systemic challenges. Jonathan devises strategies and solutions which reflect commercial drivers, operational preferences and stakeholder objectives – and which reduce regulatory scrutiny. Jonathan’s team consist of barristers, ex-regulators and ombudsmen.
"a prominent reputation in regulatory risk, direct claims and complaints, FCA scrutiny and investigation mandates“ "client friendly, responsive and really knows his stuff“ Next Generation Partner
Legal 500 - Financial Services: Contentious 2023
"an expert in systemic regulatory risk“ "Jonathan particularly has excelled with his thoroughness and pragmatic insights.” Next Generation Partner
Legal 500 - Financial Services: Contentious 2022
Chief Operating Officer
Jim specialises on significant and complex debt finance transactions and assists market-leading borrowers, lenders and sponsors with their debt portfolios and major transactions.
John specialises in advising both public and private companies on acquisitions, disposals, equity investments, joint ventures and demergers within the infrastructure, energy and industrials sectors.
John is a Partner and leads the firm’s banking team in Scotland and Northern Ireland. John is an experienced banking lawyer specialising in all aspects of banking and finance work, acting for lenders, borrowers and other loan market participants.