Jonathan Edwards > Browne Jacobson LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Browne Jacobson LLP
3rd Floor, No.1 Spinningfields
1 Hardman square, Spinningfields
M3 3EB

Work Department

Banking & Finance


Jonathan has been rated as one of the leading banking lawyers in the north west for the last 19 years. He specialises in non-contentious transactional banking work and has acted on some of the most complex deals in the NW market. His expertise includes acquisition finance, asset based lending, corporate banking, leveraged finance, property finance and debt restructuring. He is also a specialist in peer to peer lending.

Jonathan’s key clients include Clydesdale Bank plc, National Westminster Bank plc, Santander UK Plc, Innospec Inc, Arlington Industries.


• DWF LLP, Head of Banking
• Hammonds LLP, Head of Banking, Head of the Manchester Office
• Simmons & Simmons


Oldham College – Chair of Corporation
Founder and principal lecturer at the Finance Law Forum


• Law Society Finals
• University of Kent, English and German Law BA Hons

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Finance > Banking and finance

(Hall of Fame)

Jonathan Edwards Browne Jacobson LLP

The ‘accessible, efficient and confident’ Jonathan Edwards leads Browne Jacobson LLP‘s banking and finance practice; he is recognised for his experience acting on property finance, asset-based lending and acquisition finance mandates, with two decades of experience in the North West market. Supporting Edwards is associate Melanie Chisnall, who is highly active in a range of banking transactions, including in the automotive and chemicals sectors.