Jonathan has been practising in insurance and marine law for over 25 years and is recognised as a Leading Professional Indemnity Lawyer in Western Australia by Doyles Guide (2018).
Jonathan advises international and Australian insurers, local and state governments (including their councillors and officers), directors and other professionals on professional indemnity and D&O insurance issues. Jonathan also advises on indemnity and general liability, employment practices liability and property claims.
Jonathan represents clients in respect of international and domestic shipping disputes. He acts for a number of international insurers (including P&I clubs), Australian insurers, ship owners, ports, charterers and commodity exporters.
He has experience in handling cases in the English Courts, Hong Kong Courts, the Federal Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of Western Australia. He has also handled arbitrations in Australia, London, Hong Kong and China.
Jonathan was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales in 1993, in Hong Kong in 1997 and in Western Australia and Federal Court of Australia in 2001.