Jonathan is currently in the Commercial and Company Law department in the Swansea, SA1 office. He deals with both contentious and non-contentious matters. He conducts work in all areas from shareholder and Intellectual property disputes to incorporation of companies.
Jonathan graduated with a Law degree from Swansea University and proceeded to complete his Legal Practice Course at Swansea University and has an array of experience from working within the legal sector.
Jonathan moved to Peter Lynn and Partners from a local firm where he worked within the Injury Services Department. His caseload consisted of Employers/Public Liability claims and Road Traffic accidents. He was also the firm's representative for the national organisation MASS (Motor Association Solicitors Society) whose main goal is to ensure Claimants are at the forefront of the claims process and considered fairly during government reform and legislative restructuring.
Jonathan conducted in-house work for the Ospreys and WRU on various matters. He assisted and advised on the set-up of a number of subsidiary companies and employment matters within the organisation.
Jonathan has also conducted work in multiple jurisdictions and most recently advised a multi-national corporation on a multi-million pound claim in the Middle East.
A native of New York City and ardent Knicks fan, Jonathan is also a Director of Basketball Wales. His love of the game and experience within the legal sector was seen to be an asset to the organisation and its vision of developing the sport within Wales. He is also currently working on the merger of the Home Nations under the British Basketball Federation as the new governing body of Basketball in the United Kingdom.
In his spare time Jonathan enjoys spending time with family and friends. Jonathan is keen sportsman, he enjoys playing golf and basketball.
Contact Jonathan: Jonathan.Shefford@plandp.co.uk