John is recognised by the independent legal Guides as a leading international gambling lawyer.
Qualified in 1993, he practised as a commercial litigator before specialising in gambling law from 1998. He has advised many of the world’s largest gambling operators and is frequently instructed by other law firms, private equity firms and banks to provide specialist licensing and regulatory expertise in respect of corporate investments and transactions.
An experienced advocate, a frequent and respected conference speaker and a regular contributor of articles to national and international gaming publications. John is a Trustee and Assistant Treasurer of the International Association of Gaming Advisors, a member of the International Masters of Gaming Law and the Deputy Chairman of GamCare, the leading problem gambling charity in the UK.
John read law at University College Dublin and his personal interests include golf, rugby, football and chess.