Jon Walters

Eversheds Sutherland

North West Leadership Board

Jon is a partner in the Human Resources Practice Group at global law firm Eversheds Sutherland. He specialises in pensions law and regulation, advising a range of pension scheme trustees, sponsoring employers and pension providers. 

Jon joined Eversheds Sutherland as a trainee solicitor in 2002 and has been with the firm since, becoming a partner in 2014.  Alongside his day job as a solicitor, Jon is also closely involved in the firm’s graduate recruitment programme and is alumni partner for the University of Manchester, where he previously studied as an undergraduate.   

Jon is a former chair of the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (formerly NAPF) Manchester Group and provides pensions related training to clients and other professionals on a regular basis. Jon is recommended in Legal 500 and Chambers and is described as “thorough and pragmatic” and a “very safe pair of hands”.

Jon has been CR partner for Eversheds Sutherland’s Manchester office since 2015, overseeing volunteering and fundraising activities within the region and coordinating the office’s community investment group.