Jonathan joined Birketts in April 2020 as a Partner in its highly-regarded Social Housing team. Jonathan will concentrate on growing this practice in other regions of the United Kingdom, including in London.
Jonathan has a depth of understanding across many industries, with considerable experience in landlord and tenant litigation and the public sector and will be working alongside fellow Partners Pete Goddard and John Scannell to deliver a first rate service to Birketts' social housing clients.
Jonathan is an acknowledged expert in the field of housing and leasehold management law and is also known for advising social housing providers on best practice, policy and procedure.
He is recognised for his expertise by the Legal Directories where clients have commended Jonathan for the “excellent service” he provides.
Jonathan has represented clients in the Supreme Court and notable cases include: Southend on Sea Borough Council v Armour (2014) EWCA CIV 231 and Aster v Akerman Livingston (2015) UKSC 15.
Jonathan also regularly lectures to clients on housing and leasehold management best practice and procedure.