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John has been a personal injury trial lawyer all of his professional career. He is particularly proud of his election to the American College of Trial Lawyers, which invites outstanding trial lawyers, to its membership, limited to 1% of each state’s active, licensed attorneys. He also serves as a Mediator/Arbitrator to assist lawyers and their clients in settling their disputes.



  • American College of Trial Lawyers since 1981
  • Super Lawyers, Virginia since 2008
  • Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating

Professional Activities:

  • Assists Virginia lawyers on a telephone “Hot-Line” under the auspices of the Virginia State Bar
  • Mediator/Arbitrator
  • Past Adjunct Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University
  • Fairfax Bar Association

Active Bar Memberships:

Virginia State Bar since 1961

Admitted to Practice in the Following Courts:

  • Supreme Court of Virginia, Court of Appeals of Virginia; and the Trial Courts of Virginia
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit


Georgetown University:

  •  J.D. Law School
  • LL.M. Graduate Law School
  • B.S. College