John has nearly 40 years’ experience as a solicitor. Throughout that time he has practised primarily in the field of dispute resolution.


His particular focus is disputes concerning publishing, intellectual property, the media, art, commercial contracts, professional negligence and IT.  

Over the years John has applied existing and evolving legal principles to deal with technological developments in IT, electronic media and communications. He has also promoted, and developed an expertise in privacy related law. 

A member of the International Bar Association since 1989, John served as Co-Chairman of the Art and Cultural Property Law Committee from 1998 to 2001. He speaks fluent French and conversational Italian.