John is part of the motor team responsible for providing a costs service that combines technical excellence with a commercial approach, together with training that can lead to continuous improvement.
He is Internal Technical Lead for costs issues and an expert in dealing with recovery of adverse costs orders and costs control during litigation including budgeting and case management.
John qualified as a costs lawyer in 2008, giving him rights of audience and authority to conduct costs litigation. Although costs lawyer qualification was only given regulated professional body status in 2007, John has 34 years' experience in costs litigation and was a Fellow of the Association of Law Costs Draftsman (now the Association of Costs Lawyers). He is experienced in all matters from small claims to the Supreme Court and Privy Council.