Mitchell, John


  Southampton, England
 +44 023 8085 7231
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Position: Partner

"Interviewees described John Mitchell as “a criminal prosecution specialist.” He handles waste, water and nuisance matters in negotiations with regulatory authorities, and also works on prosecutions." (Chambers UK, A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession 2008)

John has spent his entire professional life with the firm, joining as an articled clerk in 1977.  He specialises in regulatory work, advising, assisting and representing businesses in those areas of commercial life where the criminal law or penal sanctions are used to regulate business activity, notably health and safety, environment, competition and financial services.  He also advises on aspects of good practice, due diligence and general regulatory compliance.
John has a particular professional interest in health and safety.  In addition to client work, he writes articles, presents training events and lectures at conferences.  He is an affiliate member of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health.