John S. Siamas

With more than 30 years' experience, John is one of the firm's most experienced commercial litigators. He focuses his practice on representing and counseling companies and institutions, and the individuals who govern them, with respect to a broad array of pre-litigation and litigation matters, including issues and cases involving fiduciary obligations and corporate governance, securities law, partnership law, unfair competition, real estate, professional malpractice, and employment law.

John has served both as an arbitrator and mediator of commercial disputes. Throughout his career, John has taken more than 100 complex commercial cases through trial or arbitration.

John has also served as General Counsel to the National Association for Law Placement on a pro bono basis for more than a decade. He is a nationally recognized expert in matters involving the future of the legal profession and law career issues.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Financial Services Litigation, 2) Litigation & Dispute Resolution, 3) Commercial Litigation and Disputes and 4) Real Estate
Law School University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1970
Education University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., 1966
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association
Most recent firm Reed Smith LLP
Relevant Jobs
Associate Attorney - Alcohol and Cannabis Law
USA-CA-San Francisco

Strike & Techel LLP, a law firm specializing in alcoholic beverage and cannabis law, is seeking an associate attorney with 2-5 years of law firm experience, preferably including experience in the alco...

Apply now

Senior Associate
USA-CA-San Francisco

Senior Associate The candidate will work closely with the resident director and be a key member of the team, and can expect to assume such responsibilities as: Drafting and preparing pleadings, moti...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Alan Singer
Alan Singer

Alan Singer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Securities Practice. Mr. Singer advises companies with regard to a diverse range of corporate and securities matters.

Andrew Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Hamilton practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling.