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John has been a commercial litigation partner at Stephenson Harwood (where he did his training) since 1979. He became Head of Commercial Litigation in 1995. He has handled a wide range of commercial cases, some of the best known of which are Lonrho v. Fayed in respect of the ownership of Harrods, recovery on behalf of the Maxwell pensioners of misappropriated assets and City of Westminster v. Dame Shirley Porter (for which he and his team won Dispute Resolution Team of the Year in the Legal Business Awards for the successful pursuit of assets).
John also sits as an arbitrator and lectures on mediation and other dispute resolution subjects.
As a partner at Stephenson Harwood, John has been a member of the firm’s partnership council and has run the firm's graduate recruitment. As Head of Commercial Litigation, he sits on the Practice Group Leaders' board.
Updated: December 2015