HR advice from Kim Hayton, HR Director at FDR Law Q: What is the impact of mental health illness in the workplace A: Depression, stress and anxiety are the largest causes for UK sickness absence with 15.8 million work days lost in 2016*, and the...
John King is an Equity Owner and Executive Board Director of FDR Law and Board Director of FDR Trustees Limited, FDR Investment Limited and FDR Investment Management Limited.
John qualified as a Solicitor in 1986 and has 30 years experience of commercial law. Upon qualification John worked in the Commercial Department at the head office of Edge & Ellison in Birmingham and then moved to Manchester to work for Halliwells.
John left Halliwells and became a Partner in a niche Commercial Practice based in Warrington. John oversaw the growth and development of that firm by strategic merger and acquisition from a firm with 3 Partners and 7 members of staff to FDR Law's current size of 15 Partners and 120 members of staff.
Additionally, John has continued to specialise in commercial law advising a large number of businesses on a wide variety of commercial matters including commercial agreements, corporate acquisitions and disposals, employment, insolvency and re-structuring and dispute resolution including property litigation.