Jon McLeod

Jon McLeod

Partner, UK Head of Public Affairs, London

Jon has over 25 years' experience in public affairs and corporate communications and has led a distinguished career as a leading practitioner, advising multi-sector clients across political, regulatory, financial and legal affairs. He brings his cross-party networks to bear in a wide range of complex client situations.

Clients counselled include Baker McKenzie, Cellnex, Chrysaor, Ferrovial, PwC, Rothschild & Co, Schroders, Standard Chartered and WH Smith.

He joined the firm from Weber Shandwick where he was Chairman of UK Corporate, Financial and Public Affairs, and of its Manchester office.

Jon has a Masters in Russian and French from King’s College, Cambridge, and he is a Board Member of the Hallé Orchestra.

Chambers ranking

Jon has recently been individually profiled as a “Notable Practitioner” for his exceptional work in litigation communications by Chambers and Partners’ Litigation Support Guide 2019.