John A. T. Norton
Partner – Middle East, Head of Private Clients Practice.
Spoken Languages: English, Italian and Swedish
John is a solicitor qualified in England and Wales. Before joining Yungo, John worked for a renowned international firm in Italy. Prior to that, John gained experience working with various top tier international London law firms, including King & Wood Mallesons (formerly SJ Berwin) as well as top tier Australian law firms including Herbert Smith Freehills.
John completed the Legal Practice Course at BPP Law School in London and completed his training contract at a boutique law firm in the City.
John routinely advises clients on company and real estate law, commercial contracts and franchise agreements. His multi-jurisdictional legal experience, having worked in Italy, Australia, The United Kingdom as well as the Middle East, combined with contractual related work means he is perfectly placed to assist clients who are looking to enter these markets for the first time with the intention of expanding their businesses and can advise on incorporation requirements, purchasing or leasing real estate or applying for a license to operate.
Clients are particularly appreciative of his ability to find legal solutions whilst taking into account the commercial realities of today’s global economic conditions.