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Jonathan Davies-jones QC

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Barrister specialising in general commercial work including banking, fraud, insurance and reinsurance, professional negligence, commercial agency, and sale of goods; cases: Perpetual Trustee v BNY Corporate Trustee [2009] 2 BCLC 400; JPMorgan Chase v Springwell Navigation [2008] EWHC 1186 (Comm); Lancore Services v Barclays Bank [2009] EWCA Civ 752; HIH Casualty & General v JLT Risk Solutions Ltd [2007] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 278, [2008] PNLR 3; JPMorgan Chase v Springwell [2007] 1 All ER (comm) 549; HIH Casualty & General v JLT Risk Solutions Ltd [2006] LRIR 493; JPMorgan Chase v Springwell Navigation [2005] All ER (D) 293; Oracle Fund litigation (Bahamas) (2004); Law Debenture Trust v Lexington [2003] All ER (D) 165; Law Debenture Trust v Lexington [2002] EWCA Civ 1673; Versailles Trade Finance v Clough TLR 1.11.2001; Portman Building Society v Dusangh [2000] Lloyd’s Banking Rep 197; Tamarind International v Eastern Natural Gas TLR 27.6.2000 [2000] EULR 708; Yorkshire Bank v Halls [1999] 1 All ER 879, [1999] 1 WLR 1713; News International v Bourgignon [1999]; News International v Clinger [1998]; GRE v Coopers & Lybrand (1997).


Investment banker 1988-92; called 1994; judicial assistant Commercial Court 1995; accredited CEDR mediator 2000.




Cambridge University (MA).

London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit) – Leading silks

Jonathan Davies-Jones QC - 3 Verulam BuildingsA very good lawyer, excellent to deal with and a real team player.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Jonathan Davies-Jones QC - 3 Verulam BuildingsAbsolutely brilliant for technical banking issues.

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