"an amazing pensions lawyer" and "one of the cleverest men you'll ever meet."
Chambers UK 2015
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Jonathan Moody advises clients on all aspects of pensions law.
Consistently ranked as a key individual by Chambers UK, he "has a good grasp of the most complex aspects of pensions legislation," according to sources. He is an "absolutely first-rate pensions lawyer who is an innovative thinker, provides good clear advice both in writing and in meetings and has the confidence of the trustees" (Chambers UK 2013); a "real technician who is always at the leading edge." (Chambers UK 2012). Clients hail him for "knowing exactly what is going on" and for his pragmatic approach that "helps clients to work with the law" (2008). A "first class" lawyer who "brings a sensible, commercial view to matters" and "works selflessly, exploring all the options and coming back with solutions for the client" (2007).
Jonathan joined the London office of Mayer Brown in 2000 and was a partner from 2003 until 2016. Between 1995 and 2000, he worked for another prominent UK law firm, and earlier held research and business positions in London and Cambridge. Jonathan chairs the Legislative and Parliamentary Committee of the Association of Pension Lawyers, and since 2003 has led its work on tax, discrimination and many other areas of pensions law.