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Browne Jacobson LLP

MOWBRAY HOUSE, CASTLE MEADOW ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NG2 1BJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0115 976 6000
Fax:
Fax 0115 947 5246
DX:
718130 NOTTINGHAM-27
Email:
Web:
www.brownejacobson.com

Jonathan Tardif

Tel:
Work 0115 908 4803
Email:
Web:
www.brownejacobson.com
Browne Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Commercial dispute resolution.

Position

Jonathan is a partner in the Commercial Dispute Resolution team. He specialises in managing commercial contract and international trade disputes for major domestic and international corporations. He works across a variety of sectors with particular expertise in contentious IT matters and disputes in the manufacturing, retail and energy sectors. 

Where appropriate, Jonathan promotes the use of alternative methods of dispute resolution (including mediation and expert determination) as a means of minimising the expense of management time and cost that can be associated with commercial disputes. Clients have applauded Jonathan's "charming, personable and dedicated" approach and his "willingness to immerse himself fully in the case".

 

Career

Stephen Rimmer & Co 1998-2000; Eversheds LLP 2000-10 (partner 2006); partner Geldards LLP 2010-12; partner Browne Jacobson LLP 2012 to date. Publications of note: articles on e-disclosure in a variety of publications including Legal Week, The Times, Computer Weekly.

Member

Law Society; CBI Regional Councillor 2013-date.

Education

Hailsham Community College; University of Leicester (LLB (Hons)); College of Law, York (LPC); Nottingham Law School (Diploma in Advanced Litigation).


East Midlands: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Nottingham and Derby

Within: Leading individuals

Jonathan Tardif - Browne Jacobson LLP

Within: Commercial litigation: Nottingham and Derby

Browne Jacobson LLP's 'outstanding practice' is praised for its ‘very pragmatic, conscientious and tactically smart’ advice and ‘ultra-responsive and very commercial’ service. The ‘first-rate’ group handles high-value litigation, both at a domestic and international level, for clients from a diverse range of industries, including manufacturing, retail, financial services and IT and utilities. Practice head and ‘highly experienced litigatorDominic Offord  acted alongside London-based practitioners Nick Pontt  and Derek Bambury  for the trustee of the consolidated SIPA liquidation of Bernard Madoff in relation to a High Court claim and international investigation aimed at several individuals and entities connected with two funds which channeled large amounts of money into BLMIS, the key vehicle in the Bernard Madoff ponzi scheme, seeking equitable and statutory relief through claims in dishonest assistance and under the Insolvency Act 1986. Noted for his ‘superb client and team management skills’, Jonathan Tardif  ‘brings a sharp legal mind to bear on complex issues whilst maintaining an unflappable, affable and charming demeanour’. Tardif recently put his ‘forensic eye for detail and passion for service delivery’ to use for a leading luxury fashion retailer in its defence against a claim brought by SAP in relation to alleged under-licensing of SAP software dating back to 2011. Vision Express, Staffline and Hiscox are also clients.

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Commercial litigation: elsewhere in the East Midlands

Within: Leading individuals

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