John is originally from Charlotte, North Carolina. After graduating from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in 2001, John obtained a Masters of Banking and Finance (2002) and his Juris Doctorate (2005) from the University of Alabama.
Upon graduation, John began work in Mobile, Alabama with a large Mobile firm handling general litigation and oil, gas & mineral issues. In 2007, John began work with a Birmingham firm specializing in business and other litigation. John’s practice eventually grew to include not only business litigation, but also general business advice and counsel and business transactions. John’s current practice includes business and commercial litigation, general litigation, corporate law and transactional matters, as well as specific specialties in such areas as shareholder and business disputes, and real property issues, including conservation easements and title insurance litigation.
John is a member of the Red Mountain Law Group, a network of law firms representing entrepreneurs, startups, small business and private interests in Birmingham, Alabama. Red Mountain Law Group offers a broad range of legal services including general business, employment, intellectual property, trademark, corporate, tax, real estate, estate planning, litigation, securities and private equity. Each of its 12 member firms provides efficient problem solving for, and value-driven counsel to, its clients. When engaging one of the member firms, a client has full access to the collective knowledge and experience of the larger Red Mountain Law Group.