Law firm appoints new partner to commercial litigation team

Jon Jefferies

Law firm Flint Bishop has appointed Jon Jefferies as a partner in its commercial litigation team.

Previously the managing partner and practice head for the commercial litigation team at Freeths’ Derby office, Jefferies brings over 30 years of legal expertise in commercial litigation, employment, and insolvency cases.

His experience spans from advising in director fiduciary duties disputes, SPA disputes, and partnership disputes to shareholder disputes, and property-related cases, including boundary disputes, rights of way disputes, easement disputes, rights of light disputes, and minerals ownership.

Notable achievements include his role in a multi-million-pound shareholder dispute, leading to substantial success for his clients, and representing Ibstock Brick Limited in a landmark case establishing mineral rights.

Chief executive Qamer Ghafoor said: “I am confident that Jon’s arrival will be a tremendous asset to our team and our clients. His appointment is a strategic move that will considerably reinforce what is already a strong
commercial litigation team with an impressive presence in the sector. We are excited about the contributions he will make and the positive impact he will have on our firm.”

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