Jon is a Partner and heads the firm’s specialist Employment Department. He advises on all aspects of employment law and is a member of the Employment Law Association.
Jon spends most of his time advising employers on how to avoid issues in the workplace or solving them at an early stage, minimising the risks of expensive claims and workplace disputes. However, he is experienced in bringing and defending employment claims in the Tribunals and in the County and High Courts when an amicable resolution is unattainable. He also advises professional and senior employees on their regulatory obligations, post termination restrictions, contractual negotiations and on settling employment disputes.
Jon also advises on a wide range of regulatory issues affecting businesses including licensing, data protection, environmental law and contractual issues.
A former pupil of Braunton School in Barnstaple, North Devon, Jon worked as a university law lecturer, environmental consultant and researcher before qualifying as a solicitor.