John is an experienced strategic litigator, known for his practical and commercial advice and for his forensic analysis.
John has significant experience in conducting all forms of alternative dispute resolution including successful mediations, arbitrations, conciliations and commercial settlement negotiations, skills which have been enhanced by his study of advanced negotiation at Harvard Business School.
For matters requiring court proceedings, John has significant experience in commercial disputes, corporate criminal matters, high-value property disputes, contract disputes, prosecution of directors and shareholder disputes, product liability and major tort-based litigation. He represents clients in the Federal Court, the Supreme Court of NSW, and appeal courts, including the High Court of Australia. John also appears in specialist tribunals including coronial inquiries, Special Commissions of Inquiry (NSW), the Administrative Appeal Tribunal and Canonical inquiries.