barrister & writer on legal issues
Jon Holbrook is a barrister and frequent contributor to spiked on a variety of legal and political issues, which can be found here. He recently co-authored a critique of global governance for Policy Exchange. In 2014, Jon was shortlisted for the journalism award, by the legal publisher Halsbury.
Jon is a lawyer who argues for fewer laws and for more politics. He believes that whereas law should bolster liberal democracy it nowadays plays a key role in undermining it.
Follow Jon on Twitter @JonHolb.