Jonathan Sklar

Trainee Solicitor

Jonathan is a trainee solicitor in Rix & Kay’s Corporate Commercial team. He supports and assists the team to provide a full range of corporate and commercial law services to clients.

Jonathan’s clients

Jonathan works with company owners and directors, assisting them with corporate and commercial transactions. He works closely with the firm’s corporate lawyers based in Uckfield, providing invaluable support to businesses who may be undertaking the next stage of their strategic development plans, including merger and acquisition.

Experience and approach

Jonathan has a broad range of commercial experience, having previously worked in-house for a leading global media and entertainment company assisting with the drafting of commercial agreements and data protection compliance in the build up to and post-implementation of GDPR.

He works efficiently as part of a team to meet client needs, with a particular emphasis on developing a strong understanding of a business’s operations and the individuals who run them. This allows him to develop strong working relationships and deliver considered legal support that is tailored to meet the needs of those he advises.

Jonathan graduated from Swansea University in 2012 with a Law degree, and from Sussex University in 2014 with a Masters degree in International Commercial Law.

Areas of expertise

  • Commercial agreements
  • Data Protection and privacy
  • Due Diligence
  • Companies House filings
  • Drafting ancillary documents on transactions
  • Completion bibles