John has over 14 years’ experience in civil litigation cases as well as experience in conveyancing, wills and trusts. A fully qualified Associate Solicitor, John joined the team in January 2019 leaving Liverpool-based legal firm, Hampson Hughes. John was appointed director at CEL in July 2019.
At Hampson Hughes, John worked in a number of senior roles including head of road traffic accidents and head of employees and public liability. He currently heads a team who manages cases in housing disrepair for which they recently obtained damages approaching £20,000.
John’s role at CEL, alongside case management, also consists of training and supervising his team and managing the firm to set goals and KPIs. He states his personal achievement is becoming a director at the best law firm around and that he can play the guitar (badly).
John’s media appearances include:
- ‘Vulnerable’ tenants in crumbling homes will have ‘no justice’ (Liverpool Echo)
- ‘No one should have to live like this’ says firm helping tenants to tackle housing disrepair (MyLondon)
- Hellish rented homes with black mouldy walls are killing tenants living in squalor (The Mirror)
- Broken boiler left you with no heating or hot water? Here’s what to do if you rent (The Big Issue)