Having practiced law for almost 35 years, John serves as general counsel for many of his clients, providing a full range of legal services to numerous municipal corporations. John also advises profit and nonprofit corporate clients in the areas of land use management and development regulations, property transactions, utility system rates, ordinances and other issues. John has extensive experience with mediation, arbitration and litigation in the context of land use and construction disputes, enforcement actions, condemnations and administrative proceedings. He has assisted municipal clients with more than 100 public works projects and has substantial expertise in the development process, including site acquisition and permitting, architectural and engineering service contracts, private and public works bidding, assistance to consulting engineers and staff during construction, and negotiation, arbitration and litigation of construction claims.
John enjoys skiing, tennis, hiking, road biking, theatre, movies and spending time with family.