Senior Partner, Solicitor and Higher Courts Advocate, Fraud, Regulatory & Complex Crime Specialist
Solicitor and Higher Court Advocate and Duty Solicitor Qualified
John graduated from Cardiff University with LLB Honours in 1979. He then completed a Course at Bristol University gaining LLM in 2012, which involved areas of law in relation to International Criminal Law, Criminal Evidence, Aspects of Medical Law and Miscarriage of Justice.
John is both a qualified Solicitor and qualified Barrister and also gained his Higher Rights of Audience (A11 proceedings) in 2002, and he is also a Member of the List of Counsel of the International Criminal Court in The Hague 2016. John is also a long established Court and Police Station Duty Solicitor.
John has practiced in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire undertaking a range of criminal defence work. He has also practiced in South Wales and London.
John has a considerable wealth of experience having been involved in cases involving complex criminal offences and has successfully defended in numerous cases of serious sexual assault. He also successfully defended in a murder Trial where the client was alleged to have been a hired hit man. John is a highly competent defence advocate who has represented clients in criminal courts across the UK.