Jonathan Leigh-Hunt, Partner

Jonathan is a corporate lawyer, with a particular focus on venture capital and private equity. He acts for institutions, management teams and investee companies on a wide range of transactions, as well as advising on acquisitions, disposals and general corporate matters.

Jonathan joined Marriott Harrison LLP as a trainee in 2002. Jonathan became a partner at Marriott Harrison LLP in 2012. Prior to joining, Jonathan had a successful career in PR and marketing working for, amongst others, the Arts Council of England and the Copyright Licensing Agency Limited.

Responsive, and very commercial

Legal 500 UK, 2019


  • Advising Mobeus and its equity partners on various investments, including the buyouts of Synbra EPS business and Virgin Wines, investments into, Preservica, and Buster and Punch
  • Acting for Procam Television on its acquisitions of Hammerhead TV, True Lens Services and Hotcam NY
  • Acting for the founder shareholders of Faraday Property Management on its sale to the HML Group
  • Acting for the shareholders on the tertiary buyout of the Digico mixing desk and consoles business backed by Electra Partners and HSBC Bank
  • Acting for the shareholders of Total Orthodontics on its sale to Oasis Dental Care
  • Acting for International School Partnership on its acquisition of Cambridge International School and Park House School, Qatar