Jon is Head of the firm's Employment team and also Head of the Southampton office. He is a partner specialising in all aspects of employment law and provides contentious and advisory support to a range of employers.

Jon has particular interest and expertise in the employment aspects of high profile acquisitions and disposals, including the effect of the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006. He also regularly advises on the TUPE implications of outsourcing agreements in particular in the retail sector.

Jon has been involved in providing advice on re-organisations following large scale acquisitions and on day to day issues arising out of board or other senior executive issues that are seen as business critical or sensitive. He is the lead employment contact for Ordnance Survey, Old Mutual Wealth Management and Associated British Ports and also client relationship partner for LV=.

He regularly undertakes client training and is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association.

Following outstanding client feedback Jon was named as a star lawyer in the ‘Acritas Stars’ global database for 2018.

Acritas Star Lawyer

"He is very personable and thorough and his advice is always clear and commercially focused"

Chambers 2015