John received his Juris Doctor from the University of Colorado School of Law in 2008, where he was a Member and the Managing Editor of the University of Colorado Law Review. He specializes in Motions and Appellate Practice, and is a member of the Amicus Committee of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association. In his spare time, John likes to read, be active and play sports. He particularly enjoys long-distance running, skiing, and "beer league" ice hockey. John joined the firm in 2010.
Authored Answer Brief and conducted oral argument before Colorado Supreme Court on issues of duty and proximate causation, resulting in successful Supreme Court opinion. Groh v. Westin, 2015 CO 25
Co-authored briefs in Sunahara v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co., 280 P.3d 649 (Colo. 2012), in which the Colorado Supreme Court held that admission of evidence of medical discounts secured by a plaintiff’s insurer violate the collateral source doctrine
Authored Answer Brief in Court of Appeals, resulting in affirmation of verdict. Roth v. Disaster Restoration, Inc., Court of Appeals Case No. 12CA0920 (Mar. 14, 2013)
Groh v. Westin, 2015 CO 25
Roth v. Disaster Restoration, Inc., Boulder County District Court Case No. 2010CV674 (2012)
Jose Chavez & Pinnacol Assurance v. Kelley Trucking, Court of Appeals Case No. 10CA1720 (2011)