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Trinity Barrister Guest Speaker at Business & Property Court Forum


Trinity Business and Property Barrister, Jonathan Rodger, will be a guest speaker at the next Newcastle Business & Property Court Forum.

The Forum takes place at Northumbria University’s Law School, City Campus East, Newcastle Upon Tyne, from 6pm on Monday 21st October. Chaired by District Judge Michelle Temple, the event will focus on Litigation Funding.

Jonathan’s talk is entitled: “A funder’s liability for costs: raising the Arkin cap”. Other topics covered at the Forum include a 2019 Litigation Funding Overview from Andrew Calkwell of Manolete Partners PLC and barrister Matthew Maddison will discuss "Security for Cost: Impecunious Companies and Litigation Funders".

Jonathan's insolvency and commercial litigation experience is regularly recognised in the leading legal directories:

"Reliable and approachable, with a keen eye for detail." (Legal 500 2020)
"His practical understanding of the objectives of insolvency office holders, and tactical nous in seeking to achieve them via the relevant legislative framework, are invaluable." (Chambers & Partners 2019)
"He is excellent in mediations on commercial disputes. He has a very good mediation strategy that he employs...He is very well respected by the judiciary and puts the case forward in best way possible." (Chambers & Partners 2019).

Registration and refreshments are available from 6pm, with the talks commencing at 6.30pm. Full details, including how to book on the free event, can be found here.

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