Jonathon Bosanko

Barrister
2001
jbosanko@kbgchambers.co.uk
01752 221551
Practice Overview

Jonathon  joined chambers in 2003 developing a successful family law practice. Since  2010 he has specialised in all aspect of financial provision resulting from  the breakdown of personal relationships including financial relief in  divorce, applications under Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989 and claims  under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996.

Jonathon is  recognised in the Legal 500 as a Tier 1 leading junior in Divorce and  Financial Remedy, described as  ‘An erudite and fearless advocate’.  (2019) and ‘Personable, meticulous in preparation. Robust and forceful  advocate with the inherent ability to put any client at their ease but  knowing their corner will be fought with precision and skill.’ (2020)

Qualifications

• LLB (Hons) University of the West of England:2000

• Middle Temple Benefactors Scholarship: 2000

• BVC Inns of Court School of Law: 2001

• Member of the Family Law Bar Association

Practice Areas

Matrimonial Finance

Jonathon is highly regarded for his specialist knowledge and skill in respect of all aspects of financial provision following the breakdown of personal relationships. He is willing to represent parties at all levels of court, however his practice is predominantly based in the court areas of Plymouth, Torquay, Bodmin and Truro.


Jonathon undertakes a full range of cases from low value or debt cases to cases involving high net worth with complex asset such as trusts, farms, companies, inheritances and prenuptial agreements.

Domestic violence and injunctions

Jonathon has represented both applicants and respondents inapplication under the Family Law Act 1996 and Protection from Harassment Act1997 throughout his career at the bar.

TOLATA

Jonathon is highly regarded for his specialist knowledge and skill in respect of all aspects of financial provision following the breakdown of personal relationships. His TOLATA practice is focused on disputes arising between unmarried couples following separation, which often cross-over with applications under schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989.

Jonathon is willing to represent parties at all levels of court, however his practice is predominantly based in the court areas of Plymouth, Torquay, Bodmin and Truro.

Jonathon advises parties on all aspects of claims including prospects of success, evidence and civil procedure, as well as providing representation at round table meetings, interim and final hearings.

Legal 500 Recommendations

Recommended by Legal 500 2022 - Leading Junior in Family Law Tier 1

Jonathon has an astute, analytical mind. He is eloquent, meticulously prepared, has great rapport with everyone he meets but holds his own in the courtroom.

Recommended by Legal 500 2021 - Leading Junior in Family Law Tier 1

Personable, meticulous in preparation. Robust and forceful advocate with the inherent ability to put any client at their ease but knowing their corner will be fought with precision and skill.

Recommended by Legal 500 2020 - Leading Junior in Family Law Tier 1

‘ Meticulously prepared, personable with clients, and a robust advocate. ’

Recommended by Legal 500 2019 - Leading Junior in Family Law

‘An erudite and fearless advocate.’