Jonathan Lea

Corporate & Commercial Solicitor


Jonathan is a practicing lawyer and he trained in the City at Clyde & Co.


Jonathan has also held positions at City firms, Squire Patton Boggs, Rosenblatts and Follett Stock LLP before embarking on the world of freelancing. He is based in London.


Jonathan works on a wide range of corporate and commercial matters, structuring commercial contracts coherently and negotiating, documenting and driving corporate change of ownership transactions to successful completions. He previously worked in the City, Dubai and the UK’s West Country and has experience of many complex international matters, together with smaller-scale legal and business issues.



Jonathan now mostly represents owner managed businesses across a variety of industries, but has a particular interest in acting for technology driven companies. He also runs a popular events group in London for tech startups.


His particular specialisms include mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and alliances, venture capital and angel investments, debt finance and securitisation, commercial contracts (including IP, IT & outsourcing), restructuring, intellectual property and general dispute resolution.


Jonathan joined My Business Counsel in 2014