John accepts instructions in all of Chambers’ main practice areas with particular interest in police law, public/administrative matters, inquests and information law.
John's clients include police forces and other public bodies and he is part of the Government Legal Department’s ‘Junior Junior’ scheme. Recent cases he has acted in include the high profile 'Deepcut' Inquests.
John joined 5 Essex Court in September 2016 after successfully completing pupillage. Previously, he spent six years as a Royal Engineer officer in the British Army, including service in Iraq and Afghanistan. This included extensive work with the Afghan National Police.