John's previous role was at Stephenson Harwood in Hong Kong, where he spent 27 years. He spent 7 of those years as Managing Partner of the Hong Kong and China offices.
John has advised on a wide range of corporate, commercial and financial services transactions in Hong Kong since his arrival in 1983. These have included mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, debt and equity fund raisings, reorganisations and restructurings. Many have been cross-border and have involved advice on the Listing Rules and Takeovers and Share Repurchase Codes in Hong Kong.
For a flavour of previous transactions John has previously led, please click here.