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John is a member of the firm’s Business Combinations & Capital Transactions practice group and a member of the Mobility & Transportation industry team, serving on the Automotive Pit Crew. John has worked in the legal department of a major automotive OEM since 2012, currently on assignment several days a week from Frost Brown Todd at the OEM’s Michigan R&D facilities.

John advises his clients, including business executives, scientists, researchers and engineers, on diverse legal matters. John’s primary focus is technology and mobility, while also providing his clients legal guidance on topics related to commercial transactions, supply chain, data privacy, data security, intellectual property, export control, environmental, employment, real estate and regulatory matters. John also serves as a member of the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee.

Other Info About John


Legal Work Highlights

Helped to lead development of a major automotive OEM standard terms and conditions design language, and updating internal corporate processes related to implementation.

Led the legal and business teams from a major automotive OEM in creating a multi-million-dollar facility rental program.

Developed training materials for live and online legal training and implemented company-wide process for execution and tracking at a major automotive OEM.


Law School

Wayne State University, J.D., 2014
Moot Court Champion
Jessup Moot Court Regional Quarter-Finalist
Student Board of Governors ABA Representative

Undergraduate School

University of Michigan, B.A., Economics, German, 2001

Bar Memberships

John is licensed to practice in the following state(s):

Michigan, 2015

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Michigan, Chair