Jonathan Berman Partner

Contact Information

+44 20 3321 7099
jonathan.berman@mishcon.com

Personal Profile

Jonathan is a Partner in the Corporate department with over 25 years' experience working on domestic and cross border transactions in both established and emerging markets. Jonathan has a long-standing and enviable client base in public and private M&A, corporate finance, joint ventures, private equity and restructuring. He is a trusted advisor, whether clients are seeking guidance on legal, commercial or personal matters.

His experience spans a diverse range of sectors including fintech, retail, financial services, broking and trading, marketing, manufacturing, recruitment, mining and travel.

Jonathan is recognised as an intelligent and skilled negotiator with an innovative and energetic approach and an in-depth knowledge of his clients' business requirements. Clients look to him for support throughout the deal; his experience enables him to simplify the complexities in corporate work to complete deals successfully and manage potentially contentious situations. Jonathan frequently extricates his clients from such situations, drawing matters to an amicable, efficient and commercial conclusion.

As Trainee Principal, Jonathan is responsible for all matters relating to the firm's current and future trainee solicitors.

Since 2012, he has been an Officer of Friends of Seva Mandir UK. The charity's aim is to empower the poorest people in Rajasthan, so that they can work to change their own lives. As an Officer, Jonathan helps the charity grow its profile in the UK and assists with fundraising.

Career History

Partner, Mishcon de Reya LLP
Partner, North & Co.
Qualified, Walker Martineau