John is is a Consultant in our Commercial real estate team and has a vast wealth of experience in relation to commercial and residential property transactions.
He deals with all types of commercial and residential property transactions having acted for a broad range of corporate and private clients in relation to their business affairs and private interests over many years.
A large number of John’s client are international who benefit from advice offered with regard to both acquisitions and disposals of property based in the UK and also continues to be involved in the continued management and development of properties both commercial and residential once acquired and assembled.
He has acted for many accountants, doctors, architects and other professionals involved in their respective fields.
John has extensive knowledge on aspects of commercial contracts and issues relating to art for galleries, institutions, dealers and individuals. He has advised on a number of high profile matters over many years relating to issues of ownership, provenance, negotiating contracts for specific art transactions, terms and conditions and related business matters. He also provides assistance to a number of charities.
John is a member of Lloyd’s of London, the New York Bar Association, the Worshipful Company of Arts Scholars, STEP and the Commercial Law League of America.
John is also a non-executive director of a large agency at Lloyd’s being a subsidiary of an international quoted company. He also holds a number of other of non-executive directorships.
Qualification date: 1968
Collyer Bristow graduate art award returns for 2019