John F. Stoviak
John Stoviak primarily handles high-stakes litigation for business, energy and environmental clients in courts throughout the United States, and he represents colleges and universities in delicate governance matters and issues. In the past decade, he has achieved two $100 million+ recoveries for clients in nationally noteworthy cases in which he was lead trial counsel. In addition, John has served as lead trial counsel in cases involving antitrust, securities, RICO, theft of trade secrets, contract and tort claims.
Over the course of his legal career, John has argued appeals in the United States Courts of Appeal for the Third, Second and DC Circuits. He has also defended clients in the following federal district courts: Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Middle District of Pennsylvania, Southern District of New York, Northern District of New York, Western District of New York, District of New Jersey, District of Delaware, District of Maryland, Northern District of Ohio, Northern District of Illinois, Northern District of Oklahoma, Northern District of Georgia. He also has handled and/or tried cases in state courts in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, and Delaware.
John is the former Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Haverford School, a prominent independent school located in suburban Philadelphia.