Jonathan Mathers > Greene & Greene > Bury St Edmunds, England > Lawyer Profile

Greene & Greene
80 GUILDHALL STREET
BURY ST EDMUNDS
IP33 1QB
England

Work Department

Private client; agriculture and estates; property residential.

Position

Director of partner Jonathan Mathers Ltd, Jonathan specialises in private client work. Main areas of which are agricultural property, rural and high-value residential property transactions, Will and Lasting Powers of Attorney.  He heads the firm’s team of residential property lawyers.  Jonathan is an accomplished solicitor with a wide experience of property and private client work.

Career

Trained Prettys, Ipswich; qualified 1996; Berrymans Lace Mawer, London 1996-98; solicitor Prettys, Ipswich 1998-2000; own practice, Sudbury 2000-05; Gotelee & Goldsmith, Ipswich 2005-08; made partner Greene & Greene 2008 to date.

Memberships

Agricultural Law Association; Lawyers’ Christian Fellowship.

Education

St John’s School, Leatherhead; Nottingham Trent University (1991 BA Hons; 1993 PG Dip Law; 1994 LPC).

Leisure

Country pursuits and sailing.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Private client > Agriculture and estates

(Leading individuals)

Jonathan MathersGreene & Greene

The agricultural and rural affairs group at Greene & Greene has six partners handling trust and taxation matters, farm sales and purchases, employment contracts, succession planning and business property issues. In 2019, the firm advised on poultry rearing agreements across five separate farms and it continued to administer 85 trusts, many of which include agricultural property. Jonathan Mathers leads the practice and he is ‘an incredible, highly trusted solicitor‘. Clients praise the ‘very good group of solicitors offering a very personal service‘.