Vedder Price

John Pearson

Solicitor

John Pearson is a Solicitor and a member of the firm’s Global Transportation Finance team.

As an asset finance solicitor focused on aviation finance, Mr. Pearson has worked in London, Copenhagen and Dubai, which has afforded him a wide range of international experience assisting financiers, lessors, operators and aircraft managers with their (i) secured loan and lease financings, (ii) individual and portfolio sales and novations and (iii) operating and finance leases. He also has transactional experience in the rail and shipping sectors.

In 2015, 2017 and 2018, Vedder Price was named Airline Economics Aviation 100 Law Firm of the Year. In 2020, Mr. Pearson was recognized as an Aviation Rising Star by Euromoney Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides. He has been recommended by Legal 500 UK in Transport Finance and Leasing in 2020 and 2021.

Mr. Pearson is involved in supporting the firm’s educational and knowledge management functions, has had articles published by the International Law Office, and works on the firm’s GATS, CORSIA and UK ETS projects.

John Pearson

Solicitor

Education

  • BPP Law School, L.P.C., 2007
  • Pembroke College, University of Cambridge, M.A., 2006

John Pearson

Solicitor

Admissions

  • England and Wales, 2009

John Pearson

Solicitor

John Pearson

Solicitor