Jon Harley

Year of call:



2003 - LJM University, Liverpool

2005 - University of Northumbria, BCV - Very Competent


2010 - Solicitor at Clark Willis, Darlington

2010-2015 - Solicitor and Higher Rights Advocate, Clark Willis

2015 - Tenant at old Court Chambers, Middlesbrough

2016-2019 - Associate Lecturer in Law, Open University

2020 - Old Court Chambers merged with PSQB


2020 - Member of the FA National Serious Case Panel

2021 - RASSO Panel

2021 - CPS Fraud Panel Grade 3


2015 - present - North Eastern Circuit

2015 - Present - Criminal Bar Association

Jon is an experienced criminal practitioner who prosecutes and defends cases across the criminal spectrum, from homicide and serious sexual offences to large-scale drugs conspiracies and high-value fraud. He is a CPS Grade 3 prosecutor and is a member of both the RASSO and Specialist Fraud panels.

Jon also has a wealth of experience in the Courts Martial, having represented service men and women from all branches of the armed forces, both in the UK and abroad, since 2010.

Contact Jon’s clerks

Dan Foulger on 01642 232523

Claire Gibson on 01642 232523

Emma Gibson on 01642 232523