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Jonathan Dees
Consultant Solicitor


Solicitor - Admitted
October 3, 1994

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Jonathan Dees carries a level of knowledge that few other lawyers are able to offer to their clients. He has been successfully acting for clients for over 18 years and has worked on both sides of the fence. Jonathan has acted for claimants and defendants in hundreds of negligence cases, which gives him a unique ability to quickly and accurately assess the strengths and weaknesses of a case and guide his clients accordingly, saving time which achieves a prompt, realistic settlement.

Jonathan has headed expert teams for a number of years in Clinical Negligence and Catastrophic Personal Injury cases as well as Public and Employer Liability law and industrial disease claims, where he has secured awards in excess of £3m.

Jonathan is highly regarded amongst his peers and clients for his expertise, knowledge and dedication, displaying the type of exceptional customer service few customers experience from other firms.

People can often be the innocent victims of physical or mental personal injury through acts of violence and sometimes do not know where to turn to seek help. Jonathan has acted for many claimants in Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority cases, securing significant awards.

Jonathan also specialises in Taxi Licence Appeal hearings to maximise the chances of retaining your licence and protecting your livelihood. Please contact him for a discussion if you or any of your drivers are called before the Licencing Committee and are at risk of having their licence suspended or revoked, we can help with representations on their behalf.

Based in Carlisle, Jonathan loves mountain biking and walking his working cocker Spaniel, Yogi. He’s a keen golfer and squash player but another love is motor sport.

Jonathan is car-racing mad. His all-time favourite car to race would be Ayrton Senna’s 1988 Formula 1 Championship winning car.

Testimonials for Jonathan Dees


We were very impressed with the way Jonathan Dees of Berlad Graham LLP dealt with my case

We were very impressed with the way Jonathan Dees of Berlad Graham LLP dealt with my case, he kept us informed regularly of the progress being made. His help and expertise resulted in a successful outcome. I am sure you find him, as we did, very pleasant and valued member of your team. Mrs Ivison
Feedback on Jonathan from a client on January 1, 2018