Head of Cardiff Office
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Jonathan is a solicitor with 8 years' PQE and joined BC Legal in September 2013. He was previously an associate at BLM in Cardiff where he specialised in occupational disease claims – particularly NIHL, HAVs and asbestos-related claims, but also EL and PL accident claims.
Jonathan has successfully defended clients at around 40 trials and acted for the insurers in the successful appeal before a Circuit Judge on the matter of Baines v Tata Steel. Jonathan has extensive experience of dealing with solicitors’ costs and has also assisted on the Court of Appeal case of Jones v Caradon Catnic  3 Costs LR 427 considering materiality and collective conditional fee agreements.
Jonathan currently supervises a team of three fee earners undertaking a range of disease work. He has been employed by Kaplan as a freelance lecturer on Civil Litigation for the PSC and has had an article published in the Personal Injury Law Journal (September 2010, Number 88) where he reviewed Dr Mark Friston’s work, “Civil Costs: Law and Practice.”