John joined Jones Emery as an associate in May 2018 and maintains a general civil litigation practice, with an emphasis on insurance defense, personal injury, small claims, and intellectual property disputes. Prior to joining the Jones Emery team, John lived in Vancouver, where he articled and practiced in the field of intellectual property litigation and prosecution.
John grew up in northwestern Ontario, where he developed an appreciation for small-town life and the great outdoors. He obtained his electrical engineering degree from Queen’s University before making the jump to the west coast to study law at the University of Victoria. He is a member of the Victoria Bar Association and the Canadian Bar Association.
Outside of the office, John enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, hiking, playing bass guitar, and spending time with his family.