Jonathan Jones QC

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Professional negligence in relation to clinical negligence and solicitors’ negligence in the conduct of personal injury claims and clinical negligence claims.
“He’s extremely thorough, highly knowledgeable and can pick up complex principles of the law very quickly.” “He’s brilliant with clients and he’s very good at number crunching.”
Chambers UK 2020
“Excellent in his written and oral advocacy.”
Legal 500 2020
“Highly esteemed silk with particular expertise in quantum and brain injuries, including overseas cases. He also has vast experience in employers’ liability and RTA claims. He is frequently instructed in cases involving novel points of law and difficult medical issues. He is meticulous, very thorough and really prepares well for conferences. His drafting skills are excellent, and his note-taking is very concise. He’s very easy to work with and very strong in court.”
Chambers UK 2019
“Great on his feet with first-class technical skills.”
Legal 500 2019
“He has a fantastic eye for detail and is brilliant with clients, he really puts them at ease. He is the fount of all knowledge. He is quite terrier-like, he fights fairly hard.”
Chambers UK 2018
“His attention to detail is second to none. For academic detail, you go to him. He’s just got a lovely, methodical way of dealing with a case. His exceptional analytical skill translates into real results for clients. He is the barrister you want on your side in the most technically challenging cases. Quick-thinking, tactically astute, careful and good with clients. Thorough and forensic. Great on his feet with first-class technical skills.”
Chambers UK 2017
“A very analytical mind.”
Legal 500 2017
Notable Cases
Lawrence v Chief Constable of Staffordshire [2000] PIQR Q349; Times, July 25 2000.
Re T – damages of GBP 2.26 million spinal abscess leading to quadriplegia.
Re C – damages of GBP 1 million for wrongful birth.
Re Maddison (Deceased) – death in Iraq by friendly fire.
Re Cosby (Deceased) – death in Iraq by friendly fire.
Personal Injury Bar Association
St Andrews University – Economics: 2:1
City University - Diploma in Law: Commendation
Inns of Court School of Law
Gray’s Inn Scholarship - Uthwatt Award
Junior Counsel to the Crown (Regional Panel)

Latest News & Publications

Jonathan Jones QC and Mamta Gupta, successfully settled an oncological case in April 2020 in which the Defendant NHS Trust agreed to pay a Periodical Payment Order in a Fatal Accident Act claim to a disabled dependent for the first time....

Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2021
Two counsel at No5 Barristers’ Chambers have secured a settlement for a teenage boy who sustained severe brain damage as an infant...

Date: Thu, 01 Aug 2019
Jonathan Jones QC recently acted for a severely brain injured child who received in excess of 26.5 million pounds in settlement of his claim....

Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2019