John is E-Discovery Counsel at Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, a global law firm based in Boston. John’s practice focuses exclusively on counseling clients on the management of large data in all matters including commercial litigation, investigations, and governmental inquiries.
Prior to rejoining the firm in 2016, John led the Boston office of one of the nation’s leading legal services firms, where he worked with in-house legal departments and law firms to create effective and economical legal solutions – incorporating flexible staffing, reliable workflows, and technology – in a wide variety of practice areas including litigation, compliance, employment, corporate transactions, and contract management.
During his initial tenure at Mintz, John was a founding member of the firm’s Electronic Discovery Practice Group. He was also an active member of the firm’s Product Liability and Complex Tort Litigation Practice Group. John maintained a diverse litigation and counseling practice with a particular focus on serving as national trial, strategy, and discovery counsel for pharmaceutical clients involved in serial litigation. In this role, he also advised on information governance and the coordination of companywide and multinational discovery efforts.
John teaches e-discovery law at Suffolk University Law School and taught legal writing for eight years as a member of the faculty at both Suffolk and Boston University School of Law.