John has been noted in a number of surveys of the best attorneys for cybersecurity globally and, in particular, recognized for his ability to translate complex technical issues into a legal framework. In a recent ranking, The Legal 500 noted a client’s comment that “John is the most innovative and solution-oriented lawyer I have ever worked with.” This same ranking quoted a second client who stated that he “is exceptionally knowledgeable in his understanding of cybersecurity resilience practices and may be one of only a handful of individuals globally with direct experience assisting large complicated technical environments with deep legal complexity in the process of transition to hybrid and cloud architectures with identified function and service prioritizations.” In addition to The Legal 500, John has been recognized for his work in the cyber investigative areas in Washingtonian Magazine and Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers in Business.
John serves on the Alumni Board at the University of Virginia School of Law, where he has regularly advised the dean and faculty on the development of cybersecurity and privacy curriculum and programming.
Admissions & Certifications
- District of Columbia
- University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1995
- Colby College, B.A., 1990