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Jonathan Edwards

| Call 2014

Profile: Overview

Jonathan joined Radcliffe Chambers in October 2015, after completing pupillage here under the supervision of Elizabeth Ovey, Shantanu Majumdar, Mark Mullen and Marcus Flavin. His practice spans the full range of Radcliffe Chambers' chancery and commercial practice areas, with a particular focus on private client, insolvency, property and commercial work.


Experience and Expertise


Jonathan has been instructed to appear in the High Court, County Court and First-Tier Tribunal, including the following work:



Outside court, Jonathan has experience in advising on a range of matters arising before and during litigation, including the following:


Prior to coming to the Bar, Jonathan read Jurisprudence at Balliol College, where he was a Brackenbury Exhibitioner. He later studied for the BCL, writing a dissertation on trusts of the family home.

Jonathan has written a published article on Quistclose trusts: 'Was Lord Wilberforce Right After All?' (Trusts & Trustees 2013. Issue 19, at pages 176-189). He also contributes to chapters in Tolley's Employment Law Service and Tolley's Employment and Personnel Procedures.



2009 - 12: BA in Jurisprudence, Balliol College, University of Oxford (First Class)

2012 - 13: BPTC, Manchester Metropolitan University

2013 - 14: BCL, Balliol College, University of Oxford



Chancery Bar Association

Gray's Inn

Jonathan Edwards