Jonathan is a Partner in the Commercial Team. Jonathan advises on a broad range of commercial contracts with a particular focus on arrangements relating to infrastructure, energy, waste, and rural sectors. Jonathan has particular experience in advising on projects in the operational phase, advising on structuring issues and providing solutions to issues within the existing contractual relationships.
In the infrastructure, energy and waste sectors, Jonathan advises clients on all aspects of outsourcing (including long- and short-term services contracts, feedstock and offtake contracts) and power purchase agreements. Jonathan also advises in respect of issues with Ofgem and eligibility for FiTs, RHI, ROCs and other subsidy regimes.
In the agriculture sector, Jonathan prepares and negotiates the commercial agreements required in order to implement estate succession planning schemes, such as partnership agreements, contract farming and share faring agreements.
Recently Jonathan has been involved in advising private and affordable housebuilders and local authorities in respect of the installation of electric vehicle charging points (“EVCPs”) and the procurement of car clubs.
Jonathan also advises the public sector on outsourcings, in particular those relating to social care and similar functions.