John joined the Rescue Squad in 1989. He became Squad qualified and, in 1991, obtained his paramedic status. John has served as an operational officer achieving the rank of Captain. In 1995, he was awarded the Scott Sievering Officer of the Year Award. He also served for several years on the Board of Directors. In 2012, John was inducted into the Montgomery County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association Hall of Fame. John lives in Chevy Chase and is a partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, specializing in health care litigation. John actively serves as a squad technician for several night crews.