John holds a liberal arts degree from Boston University (1995) and a Juris Doctorate from Suffolk University (1998) where he was the Chair of the Massachusetts Bar Association Law Student Committee for the Massachusetts Bar Association and also Executive Editor of Suffolk University Law School’s student-run newspaper. John also earned the honor to serve as a judicial intern to the United States District Court of Massachusetts under Judge Patti B. Saris.


John’s practice includes all aspects of estate planning, estate administration, probate law, elder law, real estate law, and business law. John has over eighteen years of experience. John is frequently a guest speaker on subjects covering estate planning, tax matters, real estate law and business matters. John has been retained by national law firms to assist in litigation strategies involving high profile individuals and businesses.


John is a Member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Newton Needham Chamber of Commerce where he is a Board Member and on the Governance Committee.

John is admitted to the following Bars:

  • Massachusetts, 1998
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, 1999
  • United States Tax Court, 2000
  • Supreme Court of the United States, 2002

John was born in Westerly, Rhode Island and currently resides in North Andover, Massachusetts. His interests include: reading, cycling, kayaking and traveling.