John holds a Bachelor of Legal Studies from Macquarie University and a Master of Laws from the University of New South Wales. He was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and to the Register of Practitioners of the High Court of Australia in 1987. John is a member of Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association of Australia, a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Australia.
He is also an Accredited Mediator and an accredited specialist in advocacy under the Law Society’s specialist accreditation scheme. John became a consultant of the firm in 2014.
John is a sporting enthusiast and plays competition tennis.