John has experience acting for Herbert Smith Freehills’ clients across the firm’s Corporate, Finance and Disputes practice areas.
John’s experience includes:
- acting for an ASX listed company on its defence against a shareholder class action
- acting for an Euronext Paris listed company on its proposed $350m acquisition of an ASX listed mineral resources company
- acting for Commonwealth Bank of Australia on its proposed $3.8bn sale of its Australian life insurance business to AIA Group
- acting for Clean Energy Finance Corporation, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Natixis on the project financing for a portfolio of large-scale greenfield solar farms
John holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) (Distinction) from the University of New South Wales.
John is qualified as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales and the High Court of Australia.