John also has represented clients in antitrust, environmental, real estate and general commercial and business cases litigation (e.g., breach of contract, fraud, unfair competition). He has represented clients in a wide variety of industries, including retailers, Internet search engines, Internet companies, biotechnology companies, telecommunications companies, financial institutions, automobile companies, railroads, and entertainment companies.
John is a contributor to Class Defense, the firm’s blog on key issues affecting class action law and policy.
Within Mayer Brown’s Litigation practice, John serves as Office Practice Leader for the Los Angeles Litigation department and Firm-wide Co-Group Leader of the Consumer Class Action group. He received a Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating of AV-Preeminent in 2013 and was also named in the 2010 and 2011 editions of The Best Lawyers in America.® In 2009, he was named one of the "Top 20 California Lawyers Under 40" by the Daily Journal. John joined the firm in 1995.