Jonathan Addo is a partner in our Litigation and Insolvency practice group. He specialises in helping corporations with international commercial litigation and has particular expertise in funds-related litigation.
Prior to joining us in 2012, Jonathan practised as an advocate at the Common Law Bar in London and previously worked in the Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs International. With considerable funds experience, he now specialises in all aspects of law relating to investment management-related matters including subscription and redemption issues, directors' duties, the law relating to custodians, investment managers and administrators of fund structures. Jonathan has appeared before the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court as an advocate in numerous litigation cases.
Jonathan has authored numerous articles on commercial litigation and co-authored the BVI chapter of the 3rd edition (2014) of International Fraud and Asset Tracing. He is also an overseas member of the Chancery Bar Association.
Jonathan is recognised as a “Next Generation Lawyer” in the British Virgin Islands Dispute Resolution rankings. He is “very reliable.”Legal 500, 2019
Jonathan is recognised as an expert in asset recovery.Who's Who Legal, 2019
- England and Wales (not practising)
- British Virgin Islands
- Inns of Court School of Law (Bar Vocational Course)
- Exeter University (LLM)
- Exeter University (LLB)