John brings invaluable insight into financial services legislation and regulation. He was for many years a senior lawyer with the leading City law firm, Slaughter and May, where he specialised in financial services law and regulation. He was widely respected and served on various committees and working parties concerned with financial services policy and with consultation on legislation and rules. He has also provided guidance and support to various consumer organisations on financial services matters.
Prior to joining Slaughter and May Joined worked in law and advice centres, and for a while in legal publishing.