John is a leading asset finance and leasing lawyer and heads the firm's Asia-Pacific Ship Finance practice. His particular expertise as a finance lawyer in the shipping and offshore sectors receives prestigious market recognition.
John acts for a wide ranks of banks and export credit agencies on their shipping and finance loans. He also represents owners, operators, private equity houses, shipping funds/other investors and shipbuilders on a broad range of shipping and offshore transactional work.
John spent the first 30 years of his career working in London, before relocating to HFW's Singapore office in August 2017.