John resides in our Garden City office where he continues his over 20 years of experience representing a multitude of clients in Professional Liability, including medical and dental malpractice and in defense of medical professionals in disciplinary matters before the OPMC, OPD and other professional boards statewide, as well as General Liability matters that range from premises, premises security, toxic torts, Labor Law, product liability and municipal liability work. John handles all aspects of discovery, complex motion practice and related litigation issues through and including trial. Prior to joining RPGK in 2019, John was with another NYC-based defense firm, and for five years prior, was an Assistant District Attorney in Suffolk County where he successfully prosecuted dozens of jury trials, many complex felony crimes.
John is a 1996 graduate of Washington & Lee University School of Law and a 1993 graduate of the University of Lynchburg, where he received his Bachelor’s degree. John is admitted to practice before all courts of the State of New York, as well as the United States District Court for Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is an active member of New York State Bar Association, the New York County Lawyers Association and the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers.