John joined WHN’s dispute resolution department as a senior associate solicitor in 2019.
Singled out as a ‘brilliant’ commercial litigator and a ‘highly regarded’ banking law specialist in the UK’s ‘legal bible’ – the Legal 500 UK 2019 – John boasts over 20 years of legal experience, including two partner roles at Liverpool and Manchester firms.
John handles complex commercial dispute resolution work including business-to-business, shareholder, and construction disputes, as well as professional negligence claims, financial services and banking litigation. In addition, he is particularly skilled in private client litigation involving wills and trust disputes, together with claims for failed investment and tax schemes.
An accredited mediator with ADR Group since 2003, John is able to help both businesses and individuals avoid the often costly, time consuming and emotionally stressful process of court proceedings.
When he’s not delivering great advice to clients, you’ll find John travelling abroad, cycling, hiking and socialising.