Jon McLean


Jon McLean is a Senior Associate in Harneysâ?? Corporate Transactional, Regulatory and Investment Funds Teams in the Cayman Islands. Jonâ??s practice covers all areas of corporate and commercial law. He has extensive expertise in corporate and commercial matters generally and particularly in advising on licensing and regulatory matters, finance transactions and investment and private equity funds across a broad range of sectors. He is also well versed in local matters and has advised on a variety of business and aviation matters and on a number of major infrastructure projects in the Cayman Islands. Jonâ??s clients include major banks and trusts, publicly listed and private entities, investment houses, administrators and high net worth individuals.

Prior to joining Harneys, Jon worked at the London office of Kirkland & Ellis and the Cayman Islands offices of Conyers Dill & Pearman and Ogier.

Jon is also a Notary Public in the Cayman Islands and is recommended by IFLR 1000 as a rising star in Investment Funds and Legal 500 as a leading Corporate and Funds practitioner in the Cayman Islands.

Contact details

T: +1 345 815 2924 | M: +1 345 516 2924 |

Areas of Practice

Financial Services

Year Qualified



Carleton University (BA) (Honours) 2004
University of Birmingham (GDLS) (Commendation) 2005
College of Law (LPC) (Commendation) 2006