John is a litigation attorney advising clients in a variety of matters including commercial litigation, tort litigation, regulatory issues, and cybersecurity and privacy law.
Prior to joining Bond, John was an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, where he represented the federal government in civil litigation and investigations. During his time as an Assistant U.S. Attorney, John worked on cases involving a variety of legal issues, including employment discrimination, environmental contamination, federal taxation, international law, federal administrative law, national security law, national security, copyright, privacy law, the First Amendment and the regulation of the higher education sector. During his tenure at the U.S. Attorney’s Office, John received the Department of Justice’s highest award for achievement in civil litigation, the John Marshall Award, for recovering $125 million in environmental clean-up costs from a Fortune 500 company in bankruptcy.
In addition, John was formerly Counsel for Enforcement, Litigation & Investigations at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. John began his public service as an Attorney at the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. Earlier in his career, John was an associate at a law firm in Washington, DC.
John is also a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US).
Prior to private practice and United States Attorney’s Office, John served as a law clerk to Honorable Roger L. Gregory of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and to Honorable Joyce Hens Green of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.