John’s practice focuses on corporate legal services for emerging and established businesses, private equity funds, venture capital funds, founders and entrepreneurs, with an emphasis in structuring and negotiating complex mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings as well as commercial and general corporate transactions.
John regularly advises clients across a broad spectrum of industries, including technology, healthcare, life sciences, apparel, consumer goods and real estate, on a myriad of matters, from transformative transactions to day-to-day business and legal issues.
As a seasoned attorney, John has advised buyers, sellers, boards and executive teams in transactions of all sizes, including numerous successful M&A transactions involving an aggregate enterprise value in excess of $25 billion.
Prior to joining Acceleron Law Group, John was a partner at Massumi + Consoli, LLP, a highly successful Los Angeles based M&A boutique, where he advised private equity funds, venture capital funds, founders and entrepreneurs on mergers and acquisitions and venture investments. Prior to joining Massumi + Consoli, LLP, John practiced for a collective eleven years in the corporate departments of world renowned law firms O’Melveny & Myers LLP and Latham & Watkins LLP where he represented public and private companies and private equity funds in complex M&A transactions, venture financings, equity and debt financings, corporate governance, securities laws compliance and general corporate matters.