John qualified as a solicitor in 1982. Having worked in London from 1983 to 1989, John returned north and spent 26 years as a partner in a large practice based in Bradford & Leeds. Throughout his career John has specialised in dispute resolution and has acted for a wide range of clients from private individuals to FTSE100 listed companies. John has acted in a broad range of disputes for businesses and private individuals.
John has particular expertise in property disputes including the following issues:
- Rights of Way
- Restrictive Covenants
- Boundary issues
- Landlord & tenant renewals
- Residential possession proceedings
John always looks to deal with disputes in the most practical and cost-effective way.
John joined Langleys in 2019 having spent 4 years working for a regional charity supporting adults with learning disabilities and mental health issues.