Jonathan McDonagh


Year of Call: 2011

Practice Overview

Jonathan is a commercial chancery junior specialising in complex and high value litigation in the fields of private client, company, civil fraud, and general commercial disputes.

In recent years, Jonathan has been instructed in some of the most high-profile pieces of litigation before the English courts, including Pakistan v Prince Muffakham Jah (the Hyderabad Fund dispute) and Munícipio de Mariana and oths v BHP Group (the Fundão Dam disaster litigation). There is an international dimension to much of Jonathan's work and he is frequently instructed to provide advice in respect of matters proceeding overseas as well as in this jurisdiction.

News & Events

  • News

    Mariana and others v BHP plc and BHP Ltd [2021] EWCA Civ 1156

    In a significant judgment delivered today in Mariana and others v BHP plc and BHP Ltd, the Court of Appeal: ... Read More

    News

    Serle Court joins ThoughtLeaders4 Disputes as a Community Partner

    Serle Court is delighted to announce its partnership with the ThoughtLeaders4 Disputes community.  Our members of chambers are recommended... Read More

  • Events

    ThoughtLeaders4 Disputes: Shareholder Disputes and Class Actions

    Location: The Royal Horseguards Hotel, London Read More

    Virtual Conference Session

    DIFC Courts Law and Practice Session 4 ‘Substantive Law’

    Location: Read More

Education & Qualifications

Magdalen College, Oxford: BA (Modern History and Politics), First Class; MPhil (Modern European History), Distinction

GDL (City University); BPTC (BPP)

Hardwicke, Denning and Cholmeley Scholarships, Lincoln’s Inn

Former stipendiary lecturer in History, St John’s College, Oxford

Memberships

Commercial Bar Association

Chancery Bar Association

BSB Registration

Jonathan appears on the BSB register as Jonathan Anthony McDonagh

VAT Number

141803538

News & Events

  • News

    Mariana and others v BHP plc and BHP Ltd [2021] EWCA Civ 1156

    In a significant judgment delivered today in Mariana and others v BHP plc and BHP Ltd, the Court of Appeal: ... Read More

    News

    Serle Court joins ThoughtLeaders4 Disputes as a Community Partner

    Serle Court is delighted to announce its partnership with the ThoughtLeaders4 Disputes community.  Our members of chambers are recommended... Read More

  • Events

    ThoughtLeaders4 Disputes: Shareholder Disputes and Class Actions

    Location: The Royal Horseguards Hotel, London Read More

    Virtual Conference Session

    DIFC Courts Law and Practice Session 4 ‘Substantive Law’

    Location: Read More