Jonathan specialises in the regulatory areas of unfair commercial practices, unfair contract terms, consumer protection, consumer rights, product liability and safety, cosmetics, age restricted sales, pricing, food safety and hygiene,food imports, food allergens, food labelling, animal welfare, trademarks, environmental health, health and safety and fire safety. He regularly appears in court and advises on all these matters. He has much experience in Enterprise Act 2002 civil enforcement matters and is often instructed in business and regulatory crime cases including fraud.
Jonathan is ranked as a leading junior in Consumer Law in the Chambers and Partners Directory(Band 1) and the Legal 500(Tier 1)
His diverse regulatory practice is exemplified by the nature of his work. He has appeared in the two leading Court of Appeal cases on the construction of key concepts in the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008. His recent cases range from advising in relation to the fairness of contract terms and civil enforcement to acting in food safety cases and fraud cases in the Crown Court.
Jonathan is Joint Head of Chambers.