John’s practice encompasses a wide range of banking, securities and financial regulatory and supervisory matters, with a focus on advising fintechs, investment advisers, broker-dealers, and national and regional banks. In particular, John has experience advising firms engaged in or investing in the digital asset space on token issuances, financial regulatory matters, and state and federal licensing requirements.
Prior to joining the firm, John was an associate at an international law firm and was seconded to HSBC’s U.S. Legal function where he advised on financial, securities and derivatives regulatory matters.
J.D., Duke University School of Law, 2018, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif
M.A., The University of Alabama, 2015
B.S., The University of Alabama, 2015
- North Carolina, 2023
- District of Columbia, 2019