John is in the firm's extracontractual and insurance coverage practice groups. He received his Bachelor of Science, with distinction,
from Valparaiso University in 1981 and his Juris Doctorate from Valparaiso University in 1984. John served as executive editor of the Valparaiso University Law Review and was both a team and board member of the National Moot Court Team.
John is a member of The Florida Bar and is admitted to practice in the state courts of Florida. He has appeared before the District Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Florida. He is also admitted to the Northern, Middle, and Southern District Courts, as well as the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. His practice is almost exclusively devoted to bad faith litigation and complex coverage disputes.
John is a member of several professional organizations, including the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, the Defense Research Institute, the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (TTIPS) of the American Bar Association, the Florida Defense Lawyers Association, and the Hillsborough County Bar Association.