Jonny is a partner at Bray & Krais, having joined the firm in spring 2022.  He qualified in 2010 and prior to joining Bray & Krais was a partner at another leading music firm.

Jonny provides a commercially driven legal service to both creative and business clients across the music industry and at all stages of their careers including artists, songwriters, producers, independent labels, independent publishers, managers, promoters, agencies, executives, entrepreneurs and investors.

With experience in the wider entertainment industry, Jonny is also able to advise clients in the TV, film, fashion, branding and literary worlds; and has the benefit of having worked as an in-house lawyer for Swedish media giant, MTG.

Jonny is ranked as “up and coming” by Chambers and is recognised as a Next Generation Partner by Legal 500.



TikTok faces legal battle with UMG

Partner, Simon Goodbody, speaks to The Times’ Technology Business Editor, Katie Prescott, to discuss the implications of TikTok’s continued exploitation of UMG’s catalogue following th...

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Ed Sheeran wins second Copyright Case over ‘Thinking Out Loud’ dispute less than 2 weeks after first trial win

Yesterday evening, U.S. District Judge Louis Stanton issued a reversal on his own ruling and dismissed a second case brought by Structured Asset Sales, an entity owned by David Pullman, whic...

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Bray & Krais’ client Ed Sheeran wins U.S. “Thinking Out Loud” copyright dispute.

A jury in a New York District Court today found Ed Sheeran not guilty of infringing ‘Let’s Get It On’ written by Ed Townsend and Marvin Gaye, after hearing testimony from both sides ov...

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