Our Protection Team

John Pierce is a trial lawyer and Managing Partner of the firm. He has in-depth experience litigating complex disputes for both plaintiffs and defendants, including business litigation, antitrust, IP litigation and white collar criminal investigations. On the plaintiff’s side, he has obtained verdicts, pre-trial judgments and settlements amounting to more than $292 million. On behalf of corporate defendants, he has obtained verdicts, pre-trial judgments, and settlements successfully defending over a billion dollars in claims. John has also served as Chief of Compliance for the SGVC family of FinTech VC funds. 

John graduated with highest honors from Notre Dame and went on to serve as an armor officer in the US Army. He earned his juris doctor from Harvard Law School. John’s father and brother are retired Pennsylvania State Troopers. His father previously served as the president of the Pennsylvania FOP.