Jonathan Statham

Solicitor

Jonathan was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2011 and has since worked as a government lawyer and private sector lawyer specifically in the areas of property and commercial litigation.  Jonathan  studied at the University of Wollongong where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts/Laws, and a Masters in International Relations.  Originally from Melbourne, Jonathan spent ten years growing up in Fiji where he developed a passion for water sports and reggae music.

In 2018, Jonathan was awarded captaincy of the Easts Rugby Union Football Club reserves side and is a keen club member.

Jonathan employs a pragmatic approach to the law. Thinking outside the box and getting to the core issues behind disputes is essential to resolving any legal problem.  Jonathan enjoys taking a collaborative approach to his work, often bouncing ideas with colleagues and senior practitioners to obtain the best results for his clients.

Jonathan has a particular interest in the following areas:

  • Parenting;
  • Property;
  • Care and Protection;
  • Binding Financial Agreements;
  • Divorce;
  • Domestic Violence and Personal Protection.
  • Child Maintenance; and
  • Injunctions.

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Bachelor of Arts/ Law
  • Master of International Relations
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice
  • Diploma of Government
  • Admitted to NSW Supreme Court
  • ACT Law Society member
  • ACT Practising certificate
  • Easts Rugby Union Football Club
  • Network-One

To contact Jonathan or to make and appointment in either our Canberra or Queanbeyan office:

e: jstatham@elringtons.com.au | p: +61 2 6206 1300