John’s practice includes various issues related to domestic and international business and tax planning. He assists clients in the development of business transactions including: general business matters; financing structures; mergers, acquisitions and restructurings; inbound and outbound investment planning; and related issues. John advises on tax compliance issues for US persons holding assets with unreported income in foreign jurisdictions, including the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program and related IRS programs. He is also a founding member of Procopio’s Beer, Wine & Spirits Practice Group.
Before joining Procopio, John was a licensed stock broker at a financial firm in Point Loma.
John is also an adjunct professor of Business Law at the Fermanian School of Business, Point Loma Nazarene University.
- JD, University of San Diego School of Law
- LL.M., (Taxation), University of San Diego School of Law
- BA, Point Loma Nazarene University
- Moderator. “International Entity Hot Topics – Check the Box Elections and Grecian Magnesite Post Tax Reform,” USD Procopio International Tax Institute, November 1, 2018.