Jonathan Clay


  • I am Head of BLM's General Insurance Sector and a member of BLM’s Executive Board.
  • I manage the BLM relationship with two of our top 10 clients plus individual client relationships.
  • Areas in which I have acted include the public and private sector on liability arising from public liability and employers’ liability claims; including the emergency services; historical sexual and physical abuse; management of group actions; failure to educate; data protection; defamation and electoral law.
  • My experience has evolved into advising on managing the risks and improving the risk experience in employers' and public liability claims, providing policy advice and on legal risk services.
  • I advised on an internal local authority inquiry into children services including the development of a data protection compliant policy for HR issues.
  • I have attended the Judge Business School on a Professional Services Firm Leadership Executive training course.


  • I am a member of the Law Society
  • I am a speaker at local and national ALARM conferences.
  • I presented at a trade and professional association conferences including ALFED, Association of Director of Social Services.

Contact Details

DD -0161 838 6927 Mobile- 07785 952932


‘Jonathan Clay is an absolute pleasure to work with. Jonathan is a master of his area of work, an expert who is hardworking, has a complete grasp of his subject, very focused yet can view the wider picture and strategize how to achieve objectives. He is the best I have encountered in his field.’

Legal 500 2022 - Clinical Negligence: Defendant

Strong understanding of the major issues

Legal 500 2018

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