Jonathan Warner-Reed
Commercial/Property Dispute Partner

Jonathan qualified as a solicitor in 2001 and has specialised in the field of dispute resolution throughout his legal career. He was a partner at a large Leeds commercial law firm for over a decade before becoming a consultant.


Jonathan is a competent solicitor with two decades of experience in the fields of commercial and property litigation.

He is well-versed in the conduct of thorough research, alternative dispute resolution methods, the drafting of legal documents, trial preparation and court hearings at all levels including the Court of Appeal.

Jonathan is well known in the field as a highly effective negotiator and tackles his cases with tenacity and an analytical mindset. He is ranked as leading individual in the Legal 500 which describes him as the “Grandmaster of property litigation” who “confidently outmanoeuvres his opponents staying several moves ahead of the game.”

Areas of expertise

  • Commercial disputes
  • Property disputes
  • Professional negligence
  • Partnership and shareholder disputes
  • Bankruptcy/winding-up petitions
  • Defamation
  • Negotiation and creative problem-solving
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution


Jonathan spends his free time stalking Rightmove and relaxing with his wife and young family between the Yorkshire Dales and Coast.

Client Testimonials

“A huge thank you to you for all your advice and patience over the extended period that it took to have the other side acknowledge their wrongs. It has been a pleasure working with you from the outset and the end result was clearly our objective. Rest assured that if you are required in the future I will come right back to you.”

“If it should develop into a legal necessity with new owner, I will follow your suggestion and return to your excellent advice and work. I am very grateful for your support in what has been a corporate confusion, I feel. Thank you.”

“Thank you so much, if ever we need any help again, you will be the first person we contact as we have been so impressed how professional and supportive you have been through this whole process.”

“So for now, I would like to thank you hugely for your involvement, I don’t think it’s totally over, but hopefully you will hear a little bit less! Best wishes and take care and thank you again. I am glad I came across you!”

“Thanks so much Jonathan. You’ve been an absolute superstar!”

“Just wanted to say thank you for your help, guidance…and calm head whilst dealing with the dispute.”

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7504 7071 ext 24