John is a highly respected labor relations and employment lawyer. He enjoys many long-lasting client relationships cultivated over his 40+ years of practice by resolving his clients’ immediate challenges while providing the candid guidance to avoid future problems. In his own words, “I’ll listen to what you have to say, but I will also tell you what you need to hear.” His straightforward, thorough approach has earned him the respect of his peers and opposing counsel alike.
J.D., 1974 - University of California, Hastings College of the Law
B.B.A., 1971 - University of Notre Dame
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia
U.S. Supreme Court
AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Jan 2017, Bender's California Labor & Employment Bulletin: Are Mandatory Class-Action Waivers Valid in California?
Member, Labor and Employment Section, State Bar of California
Member, Labor and Employment Section, Bar Association of San Francisco
Member, Labor and Employment Section, Marin County Bar Association
Member, The Richard M. Sangster Inn of Court Member, Rotary Club of San Rafael
Board of Directors, San Rafael Rotary Manor
Class Action & Complex Litigation
Regulatory, Compliance & Risk Management