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 a member of the Attorney General’s C Panel (appointed 2019). Recent cases he has acted in include the high profile 'Deepcut' Inquests and the Grenfell Tower Inquiry.
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.