John is experienced in defending individuals and corporate clients before various regulatory agencies, including the Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission, the Massachusetts Attorney General's Office, the Massachusetts Division of Administrative Law Appeals, the Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, and several other federal, state, and local regulatory boards.


John maintains a robust civil rights practice that proudly champions his clients' legally-protected rights.  He has successfully represented clients in a variety of civil rights matters, including police misconduct claims against state and local police departments,  adverse employment actions, eminent domain proceedings involving property owners' rights against improper governmental seizure and/or use of privately-owned land, and discrimination claims based upon age, gender, or sexual identity.