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Jonathan is a partner of Maples and Calder's Finance team in the Maples Group's Hong Kong office. He heads the shipping practice for Asia, and is a Notary Public appointed in Hong Kong and the Chairman of the Hong Kong Society of Marshall Islands Attorneys.
Jonathan has over 15 years of experience in advising American, European, Hong Kong and PRC banks/lessors/owners on banking and finance, ship finance, ship lease finance, sale and purchase and other commercial shipping contracts (i.e. building contracts, refund guarantees, performance guarantees, jvs between shipowners etc). He specialises in shipping/ship finance/ship lease finance structures used by PRC banks and PRC lessors and other financial leasing companies. Jonathan is admitted in England and Wales, Hong Kong, Ireland, the Republic of the Marshall Islands and BVI. He can speak, read and write Mandarin Chinese, and speaks conversational Cantonese.