Jonathan Page

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Instructed as junior counsel and as a leading junior counsel in a number of complex cases.

In recent years (2015, 2016 and 2017) Jonathan has represented a number of professionals, including an NHS surgeon charged with money laundering and 2 qualified accountants charged with fraud. All were acquitted of all charges following their respective, lengthy trials. These cases were all paper-heavy and required exceptionally meticulous attention to detail.

In 2017 he was led junior counsel in a honey-trap murder where his client was acquitted of murder and immediately released from custody.

Jonathan has been instructed in terrorist cases. In 2017 he secured acquittals on all charges in a complex and sophisticated fraud investigated extensively by SO15.

He is currently instructed in a large VAT refund fraud (Operation Smitten) which is listed for trial in 2018. He is also instructed in a number of other heavy fraud cases.

Jonathan has extensive experience in the full range of criminal allegations including murder, manslaughter, serious violence, sexual offences and organised crime.

In 2010, Jonathan was appointed to the Disciplinary, Admissions and Appeal Committees of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). In 2012, he was appointed as a chairman to the same Committees.

ACCA regulates the behaviour and admission of qualified accountants to this prestigious Association. ACCA has a worldwide membership of over 300,000 trainee and qualified accountants.

In 2016, Jonathan was appointed to the Appeal Committee of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). CIMA has 240,000 members and student members worldwide and regulates the performance, standards and behaviour of management accountants. He now sits on committees for the 2 largest accountancy regulators. He was also appointed to the Taxation Disciplinary Board.

He has a Ph.D in engineering, acquired in 1996.
He is a member of the Criminal Bar Association and the Fraud Lawyers Association.