Jonathan Waite QC

Call 1978 · QC 2002

"an extremely knowledgeable and able barrister"; "he's a good strategic thinker, and a very fine advocate"


Chambers & Partners 2012 

Jonathan Waite QC

Practice Overview

His main area of work is product liability, in particular acting in group litigation, on behalf of pharmaceutical companies, in respect of drugs, vaccines and medical devices or products. He has considerable knowledge and understanding of epidemiology and medical statistics, the various biological mechanisms involved in a number of different drugs and vaccines, and regulatory practices, both in the UK and to a lesser extent in the US.   

Another substantial area of work is property damage, including in particular the damage caused by major fires and floods, and the consequential environmental damage.

He also does some personal injury/industrial disease work (mostly in the context of group claims), and advising on insurance disputes arising from these.

About cookies on our website

Our site uses cookies to improve your experience of certain areas of the site. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but as a result parts of the site may not work as intended. To find out more about what cookies are, which cookies we use on this website and how to delete and block cookies, please see our privacy policy page.

Click on the button below to accept the use of cookies on this website (this will prevent the dialogue box from appearing on future visits).