Jon is a litigator and acts for clients in the professional indemnity, and directors' and officers' (D&O) space.
Jon advises insurers on coverage under professional indemnity and D&O policies and acts for their insureds, who are typically directors, professionals or financial services industry clients involved in complex, high-value claims or investigations. He has a background in general litigation and has acted for clients in the government and private sector in a range of commercial disputes.
Jon works with the claims teams at several Australian and international insurers. He also provides front-end insurance advice to government and corporate clients.
Jon has a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of Technology, Sydney.
Before joining Sparke Helmore, Jon worked in London at an international firm and also spent a year working as a tipstaff to a judge of the NSW Supreme Court.
Jon's life is mostly absorbed by the demands of two young children, but he still finds time to catch up with old friends and indulge his addiction to podcasts.