Speakers

Jonathan Warne

Jonathan Warne

Partner, Co-Practice Group Leader, Litigation, Arbitration, Insurance and Employment | CMS, United Kingdom

Jonathan Warne has over 30 years of experience handling both domestic and cross-border disputes. He undertakes a broad range of commercial litigation and arbitration, including financial services, company commercial, fraud, and insolvency-related litigation. He has been involved in a number of the leading disputes arising out of the last financial crisis including Lehman Brothers and Kaupthing. He has expertise in the developing regulatory arena, including experience of competition disputes and investigations generally. He has been involved in many of the leading pension litigation cases.

Warne has worked extensively with General Counsel and has led a GC thought leadership initiative over a number of years. To date, five reports have been published: “From In-House Lawyer to Business Counsel”, “General Counsel: Vague about Value?”, “The Influential GC”, “Room to Grow? How to Manage and Engage Talent”, and the most recent, “General Counsel: Reaching New Heights?”. The work has been commended in the Financial Times’ Innovation Awards for client service.