Jonny is an Associate in our Banking & financial disputes team.

Jonny trained at an international law firm, and then spent three years specialising in tax litigation within the firm’s Tier 1 rated practice, where he worked on a range of complex disputes before the High Court and the Tax Tribunal, developing a particular specialism in VAT fraud cases connected to commodities trading by banks and other financial institutions.

At Collyer Bristow, Jonny has acquired a broad range of commercial disputes experience, working on high-value international contractual disputes and other disputes relating to loans and financial products, and acting for both claimants and defendants. Jonny has a particular interest in the developing area of group shareholder actions.

Jonny studied History at Hertford College, Oxford, before achieving Distinctions in the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course at BPP Law School and the University of Law in London.

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Jonny is an Associate in our Banking & financial disputes team.

Jonny trained at an international law firm, and then spent three years specialising in tax litigation within the firm’s Tier 1 rated practice, where he worked on a range of complex disputes before the High Court and the Tax Tribunal, developing a particular specialism in VAT fraud cases connected to commodities trading by banks and other financial institutions.

At Collyer Bristow, Jonny has acquired a broad range of commercial disputes experience, working on high-value international contractual disputes and other disputes relating to loans and financial products, and acting for both claimants and defendants. Jonny has a particular interest in the developing area of group shareholder actions.

Jonny studied History at Hertford College, Oxford, before achieving Distinctions in the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course at BPP Law School and the University of Law in London.

Work highlights

  • Acting for a defendant in the Technology & Construction Court in a £100m-plus breach of contract claim in the automotive sector;
  • Acting for a property developer in an unjust enrichment claim relating to an extendable interest rate swap in a six-day trial before the Commercial Court;
  • Providing detailed independent advice to an institutional investor group on the merits of joining a shareholder group action and on the litigation funding alternatives;
  • Acting for a bank in a £85m VAT fraud dispute relating to commodities trading, involving complex, multi-party, parallel proceedings before the High Court and the Tax Tribunal;
  • Acting for a raffle services company in a judicial review application at the High Court;
  • Acting for a U.S. financial institution in a £8m VAT appeal in a three-week trial before the Tax Tribunal

Qualification date: 2015

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