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Jonathan Smith

Partner, Newcastle

Jonathan is an expert in both commercial property litigation and housing litigation, advising on high value and complex disputes  
Jonathan Smith


Jonathan is very experienced in commercial property disputes and deals with high value and complex disputes relating to all elements of commercial property. He regularly advises on multi-million pound rent review disputes; dilapidation disputes and disputes relating to development land. He acts for both landlords and tenants of commercial property including a number of regular household names.

Jonathan is also a specialist in public law challenges having acted on some very notable cases such as representing the Olympic Park Legacy Company in its defence of a judicial review action against Tottenham Hotspur FC.

Jonathan is a member of the Housing Litigation team at DWF and regularly advises landlords in the various residential sectors.

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