Jason McKenzie

Jason McKenzie has joined us as a Director, specialising in a range of legal areas including employment, commercial and public sector work.

Jason joins us with a wealth of legal experience, having spent several years working at two Legal 500 firms in London (both of which were recognised as leaders in their fields) and as Principal of a legal consultancy practice for several years.

Jason also served as Head of Legal & Democratic Services at a local authority for over 10 years.  In that role, he handled a wide spectrum of legal and governance matters and managed a department handling cases in a range of disciplines including contracts and procurement, commercial property, prosecutions and civil litigation.

Jason was also company secretary to a private company whose sole shareholder was the local authority.

Jason has considerable experience of advising a range of clients including private companies, local authorities and other public sector bodies, trade unions, national staff associations, charities, educational institutions, partnerships and individuals at all levels of organisations.


Jason has extensive experience in providing contentious and non-contentious employment law advice across many sectors.

His employment law experience includes:

Non-contentious work

Contentious work

Contracts & Procurement

Jason advises on procurement options, pre-tender and state aid considerations, tender evaluations, feedback, arising issues and avoiding procurement challenges, as well as drafting/advising on appropriate commercial contract terms.

A few of the projects and contracts Jason has advised on include:

Regulatory & Public Law

As Head of Legal & Democratic Services at a local authority for several years, Jason has experience of handling a wide range of regulatory and public law matters.  Examples include:

Director - Employment, Commercial & Public Sector

Areas of Expertise

Education & Memberships