Role: Regional Director & Head of Care (Blackburn & Manchester)
Blackburn, Manchester

Jonathan Pollard

Jonathan Pollard


Jonathan is a Regional Director and the Head of the Care Team in Blackburn, Manchester and surrounding areas.

Joining Cartwright King Solicitors in 2022, Jonathan brings over 22 years of legal expertise. Specialising in Family Law since qualifying as a solicitor in 2001, he adeptly represents clients in diverse disputes and court proceedings.

In 2010, Jonathan became a member of the Law Society Children Law Accreditation Scheme, focusing on Children Law. His role involves assisting parents and children in various proceedings, encompassing private law matters and cases involving local authorities.

Jonathan is a seasoned solicitor, regularly representing parents and children in care proceedings. He attends Court hearings whenever possible, ensuring a seamless service for his clients. Committed to achieving the best outcomes, Jonathan represents clients' interests diligently both within and outside the Court process. As an active member of Resolution and the Law Society Children Law Accreditation Scheme, Jonathan is dedicated to upholding the highest professional standards in his practice. His extensive experience and passion for family law make him an invaluable asset to our team.

Advises on the Following Areas of Law

Specific Areas of Expertise

Panel Memberships and Accreditations

  • Member of the Law Society Children Panel since May 2010
  • Member of Resolution


  • Birmingham City University 1993/1995 – LLB Honours Degree

Career History

  • 1999 – 2012 Southerns Solicitors, Burnley – Solicitor
  • 2012 – 2016 Smith Sutcliffe Solicitors Burnley – Partner
  • 2016 – 2022 Farleys Solicitors – Associate Partner

Read what our clients have said about working with Jonathan:

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    Trustpilot (April 2024)Jonathan was very informative and led us in everything we needed - there was no fuss and we felt that he had our best interests at the forefront. Would recommend and definitely use again if necessary.Anne Loughlin
  • Highly recommend

    Trustpilot (December 2023)Jonathan always took the time to listen to my questions and concerns, he was always attentive, caring and highly professional. The court process was lengthy, and throughout it all Jonathan never disappointed, he consistently provided information, updates and advice. He is someone who is very good at what he does, that combined with how he cares about his client makes him one of the best in his field. Needless to say I highly recommend him.Adyan

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