Jonathan Goldsworthy is a senior associate in Bird & Bird’s international HR services group based in London, specialising in employment law and business immigration law, and advising clients on the full spectrum of HR and global mobility issues.
Mr Goldsworthy has a diverse practice, supporting a broad range of clients, many of which are household names in a variety of sectors, including retail and consumer, media and entertainment, sports, technology and communications, and financial services.
Mr Goldsworthy’s employment experience includes international restructurings, prevention of misuse of confidential information, protection of trade secrets, restrictive covenant disputes, TUPE and outsourcings and Employment Tribunal litigation for a wide variety of claims. Mr Goldsworthy is also recognised as a leading business immigration lawyer and advises on the full range of issues under the UK points-based system, immigration warranties, audits and compliance and tribunal litigation. He regularly combines his employment and immigration expertise to support on end-to-end global mobility mandates.
Mr Goldsworthy has participated in panel discussions and lectured extensively on employment law, business immigration and Brexit. He has also written for and been quoted in the UK national press and industry publications. He is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association and the Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association.