Jonathan Nosworthy

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Jonathan Nosworthy provides specialist advice and representation in cases involving the financial aspects of marriage / relationship breakdown.

He has considerable experience in dealing with complex financial remedy claims, particularly those involving substantial assets, business assets, overseas assets, pensions, trusts and the intervention of third parties. Further, he has significant experience in conducting appeals.

He also has extremely detailed knowledge of the law in relation to trusts of land and has conducted numerous seminars, lectures and training sessions on the topic.

Furthermore he has advised and represented clients in respect of numerous claims brought under Schedule One of the Children Act 1989.

In addition, he undertakes work involving claims brought under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.  Moreover, he has advised and represented clients in professional negligence claims arising from claims involving the above mentioned areas of law.

His clients include business people, professional sportsmen, barristers, solicitors, medics, accountants, farmers, landowners and their spouses.

Jonathan Nosworthy is ranked in band 1 in Chambers and Partners for Family and Matrimonial work in the Midlands.  He has regularly appeared in as a leader in his field over the years in the various legal directories and the following has been said about him:

Jonathan Nosworthy receives praise for his skill in handling complex financial cases, often handling matters complicated by farming assets and international matters, and also Schedule 1 Children Act disputes. Sources say: “He is one of the most well-prepared, knowledgeable and approachable of counsel I instruct.” “He puts clients instantly at ease, and is always well prepared.” (ranked in band 1) – Chambers and Partners 2014

Jonathan Nosworthy impresses market commentators, who note that “his ability to advise lay clients and solicitors on the papers is second to none.” His practice is focused on ancillary relief work (ranked in band 1) – Chambers and Partners 2013

Jonathan Nosworthy is well equipped to rapidly dissect the most complex of financial relief cases – Legal 500 2012

What the directories say:

“Approachable and pragmatic, with an outstanding ability to understand and prepare a case which is used to great effect in cross-examination.” “Easy to approach and excellent with clients.” – Chambers and Partners 2015

Qualifications and Appointments:

Deputy District Judge

Bsc (hons)

Dip Law


Harmsworth Scholar (Middle Temple)

My Expertise