Jonathan Tattersall > Addleshaw Goddard > London, England > Lawyer Profile
Addleshaw Goddard Offices
60 CHISWELL STREET
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Partner and head of the contentious construction department specialising in international arbitration, litigation and forms of ADR. Work includes acting for a Korean contractor in a $200m arbitration re a power plant in the Middle East; a US contractor in arbitration regarding power plants in Pakistan; major PFI disputes in the UK with values in excess of £20m. He has advised clients in construction and energy disputes worldwide, on projects including Malaysia, Bulgaria, Hong Kong, P&C, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, Canada, Mexico, USA, Japan, Korea, Singapore.
Trained Eversheds Hepworth & Chadwick; qualified 1996; solicitor Eversheds 1996-2000; solicitor Hammonds 2000-03; partner 2003-05; partner Addleshaw Goddard 2005.
Conversational Japanese; conversational French.
Associate Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
King Edward VI School, Stratford upon Avon; University of Sheffield (1993 LLB Hons 2(1)); College of Law (1994 LPC commendation).
Family, cricket, rugby, reading, golf.
Lawyer Rankings(Leading individuals)
The construction and engineering team at Addleshaw Goddard has considerable expertise in contracts for engineering schemes and infrastructure – including energy and utilities – regeneration, and development. National practice head Nancy McGuire leads on non-contentious matters with a specialism in non-procurement strategies and the delivery of complex infrastructure projects. Paul O’Kane has expertise in risk and contentious matters, and practicing arbitrator Andrew Greaves assists with transport matters with a focus on the Middle Eastern market. Jonathan Tattersall continues to handle energy and infrastructure disputes, often supported by legal director Philip Withey who regularly advises on domestic PFI and foreign PPP disputes.
Addleshaw Goddard has a strong reputation for its work on large scale, high-risk projects. It is well-regarded for its PFI disputes practice, particularly in the healthcare and science technology sector both in the UK and abroad. It also has a strong reputation for handling international arbitration matters, involving major infrastructure and power projects. Jonathan Tattersall leads the team, and is known for his international arbitration practice as well as his work on PFI/PPP disputes, particularly in the health sector. Gerlando Butera handles disputes both in the UK and overseas, leveraging his experience in Singapore and Hong Kong. The team is also supported by Rob Easton, who has particular experience in advising retail, healthcare and hotel clients, and Alex Hirom who recently joined from Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP and adds to the team’s strength in the energy sector.
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Finance > Asset based lending
- Corporate and commercial > Commercial contracts
- Corporate and commercial > M&A: lower mid-market deals, £50m-£500m
- Corporate and commercial > Partnership
- Corporate and commercial > Private equity: transactions - mid-market deals (up to £250m)
- Transport > Rail
- Industry focus > Retail and consumer
- Real estate > Social housing: finance
- Projects, energy and natural resources > Water
- Public sector > Administrative and public law
- Dispute resolution > Banking litigation: investment and retail
- Real estate > Commercial property: development
- Real estate > Commercial property: investment
- Real estate > Construction: contentious
- Real estate > Construction: non-contentious
- Risk advisory > Corporate governance
- Employment > Employers
- Corporate and commercial > Equity capital markets – small-mid cap
- Investment fund formation and management > Fund finance
- Employment > Health and safety
- Public sector > Healthcare
- Industry focus > Hospitality and leisure
- Projects, energy and natural resources > Infrastructure
- Projects, energy and natural resources > Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)
- Crime, fraud and licensing > Private prosecutions
- Insurance > Product liability: defendant
- Real estate > Property litigation
- Risk advisory > Regulatory investigations and corporate crime (advice to corporates)
- TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Reputation management
- Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: premium
- Real estate > Commercial property: corporate occupiers
- Finance > Debt capital markets
- Employment > Employee share schemes
- Corporate and commercial > Financial services: contentious
- Corporate and commercial > Financial services: non-contentious/regulatory
- TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Fintech
- Crime, fraud and licensing > Fraud: civil
- Insurance > Insurance litigation: for policyholders
- TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Intellectual property: trade marks, copyright and design
- TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > IT and telecoms
- Employment > Pensions (non-contentious)
- Employment > Pensions: dispute resolution
- Real estate > Planning
- Real estate > Property finance
- Investment fund formation and management > Real estate funds
- Finance > Securitisation
- Finance > Trade finance
- Finance > Acquisition finance
- Transport > Aviation
- Finance > Bank lending: investment grade debt and syndicated loans
- Dispute resolution > Competition litigation
- Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax
- Risk advisory > Data protection, privacy and cybersecurity
- Finance > Derivatives and structured products
- Corporate and commercial > EU and competition
- Dispute resolution > International arbitration
- Finance > Corporate restructuring & insolvency
- Investment fund formation and management > Private funds
- Finance > Transport finance and leasing