John is a partner in the aviation group and came to Clyde & Co with the merger with Beaumont & Son in July 2005. He practises in all areas of aviation law, with particular reference to EC law and regulatory law.

He is the author of a book on EC air law, a contributing editor of Shawcross & Beaumont Air Law, has spoken at over 120 seminars and conferences and holds various positions in aviation organisations, including being a fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society and its Honorary Solicitor, a member of the International Advisory Board of the International Institute of Air & Space Law at Leiden University and a legal expert adviser to NATO’s Civil Aviation Planning Committee.