Jonathan Jones

Jonathan Jones

Senior Consultant, Public and Constitutional Law, London

"I have unique experience of public and constitutional law, after 30 years as a government lawyer including almost 7 as Treasury Solicitor & Permanent Secretary of the Government Legal Department – the most senior legal official in the UK Civil Service."

Overview

Professional experience

Education and qualifications

Overview

From my work at the heart of government, I have deep experience of all aspects of public and constitutional law, the workings of government and Parliament, and the development and implementation of policy, including: judicial review, public inquiries, primary and secondary legislation, EU and international law.

Professional experience

Previous experience includes:

Legal Adviser to HM Treasury, Department for Education and Home Office; Director General of the Attorney General’s Office.

Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath (KCB) in 2020, for public service

Education and qualifications

BA (Law), University of Durham.

Called to the Bar by the Middle Temple. Elected a Master of the Bench.

Appointed Queen’s Counsel Honoris Causa.