John advises and assists colleges and universities with a variety of real estate transactions, real estate development and construction matters. His experience includes a range of projects including gymnasiums, dormitories, academic buildings, general campus infrastructure as well as renovations and rehab of existing structures along with hazardous material mitigation. John also regularly prepares and negotiates construction contracts for public and private endeavors involving educational institutions.

John also has developed a well-recognized practice in the area of lease interpretation and negotiations for higher education clients. In addition, he often assists clients with public and private project lien matters and advises clients on financing requirements for development and construction projects.

  • Martindale-Hubbell®, Distinguished Rated
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Onondaga County Bar Association

  • COVID-19 @ Work: Straight Talk Series - Session III: Landlord Tenant Agreements, May 19, 2020

  • Member, Onondaga County Planning Federation Board 
  • Chairman, Town of Onondaga Zoning Board of Appeals