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Gateley Plc

SHIP CANAL HOUSE, 98 KING STREET, MANCHESTER, M2 4WU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 836 7700
Fax:
Fax 0161 836 7701
DX:
14317 MANCHESTER-1
Email:
Web:
www.gateleyplc.com
Birmingham, Dubai, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester and 2 more

Jonathan Moakes

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 161 836 7922
Email:
Web:
gateleyplc.com/
Gateley Plc

Work Department

Commerce, technology and media.

Position

Jonathan heads Gateley’s commerce, technology and media team in Manchester. He specialises in intellectual property, information technology, commercial agreements and competition law, handling both contentious and non-contentious matters for local, national and multi-national businesses. He is known for acting for ‘high tech’ businesses and was for many years a member of BIONOW, the North West Development Agency’s steering group on biotechnology. Jonathan has acted for a number of consortia of North West Universities and colleges on their IT infrastructure and successfully handled a number of high-value disputes relating to defective IT systems.

Career

Trained Baker & McKenzie; qualified: 1984; articled clerk and assistant solicitor 1982-88; assistant solicitor and partner Halliwell Landau 1988-2004; partner Halliwells 2004-10; partner Gateley 2010 to date.

Member

Law Society, Licensing Executives Society, Law Society Competition Section, Society of Computers and Law.

Education

Hutton Grammar School; Queens’ College Cambridge (1981 MA).

Leisure

Jonathan enjoys playing tennis, hill walking and skiing. He also enjoys playing the violin.


North West: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Manchester

Within: Corporate and commercial: Manchester

Gateley Plc represents blue chip businesses, private equity houses and management teams. On the corporate side, the firm advises private and public companies on M&A, private equity deals, MBOs, disposals, joint ventures and shareholder/member arrangements. On the commercial side it advises on core business contracts, supply chain management, brand protection, payment services and outsourcing. Charles Glaskie and Jonathan Moakes head the team. Rebecca Grisewood ,  Paul Jefferson and Stephen Roberts are also recommended

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North West: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Intellectual property

Within: Leading individuals

Jonathan Moakes  - Gateley Plc

Within: Intellectual property

Gateley Plc advises on a broad range of IP-related matters including exploitation, franchising and brand licensing. Jonathan Moakes heads the team and handles both contentious and non-contentious matters for national and international clients.

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