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Corporate Attorney

John is a member of Varnum's Corporate Practice Team. He has extensive experience in business and transactional work, with a strong background in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, real estate and joint venture transactions. John represents private equity groups and public and private companies in all stages of complex transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations and restructurings. He also provides counseling with respect to day-to-day business issues of all types, including commercial transactions, corporate structuring and governance and compliance matters. John previously worked at two large national law firms and in a sophisticated in-house legal department, where he focused on a wide variety of corporate transactions, corporate governance and compliance, real estate, executive compensation and tax matters.

Experience

Leadership

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

Illinois State Bar

Ohio State Bar

State Bar of Michigan

News & Publications

Practice Areas

Education

Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Cleveland, Ohio
J.D., magna cum laude, 2006
Order of the Coif
Law Review

Washington and Lee University
Lexington, Virginia
B.A., English, 2000

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan

Court Admissions

  • All Michigan state courts
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