John Farnum is a seasoned commercial litigator and bankruptcy practitioner with a strong background in construction law, financial services and real estate. With a focus on the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region, John represents clients in the state and federal courts throughout the region, including the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (known as the “Rocket Docket”), the Circuit Court for Fairfax County, Virginia, the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland and the Superior Court for the District of Columbia. He also regularly practices in other state and federal courts, including bankruptcy courts, around the country.
John’s commercial litigation practice involves representing businesses and their stakeholders. He is experienced in matters involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of commercial lease, business torts, construction claims, contractor defaults, fraud and real estate.