John practices with the firm’s business law group, representing for profit and nonprofit clients in their business and transactional needs, including mergers and acquisitions, real estate matters, joint venture initiatives, domestic and international agreements, and government contracts. John has significant experience with IT and vendor transactions, including vendor engagements for online platform services in hosted and cloud environments, other software as a service offerings, open source software service procurement, as well as master service and consulting service agreements. His experience extends to international initiatives including matters in Austria, the Bahamas, Brazil, Canada, China, Honduras, Korea, Mexico, Nigeria, the Philippines, and Thailand, among others.
John received his undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Kansas and his J.D. degree from Washburn University School of Law, cum laude.
Prior to joining Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, he worked both in private practice at an Am Law 100 firm and in-house at a globally recognized nonprofit corporation.
About the law firm’s Business Law groups:
Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes has a robust business law group. Their range includes corporate and business organization law, business contracts and transactions, mergers and acquisitions, business succession planning, employment and workplace law, and ERISA and employment benefits. The group serves new and emerging companies and mature businesses.