John M. Athridge

John M. Athridge

Washington, D.C.

Email [email protected]​

Phone +1 202 637 6551

Fax +1 202 637 5910

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

As a native Washingtonian, John Athridge has lifelong ties in the D.C. area. John's passion lies in his work with white collar investigations, where he thrives in high-stake environments. John tackles every challenge thrown his way and takes pride in being diligent and responsive to achieve the best result for his clients.

John works with clients through all phases of legal discovery and electronic discovery, including document retention, collection, and production. John also works on privilege review and analysis. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and white collar investigations, where he helps conduct numerous investigations and prepares reports for various boards of directors and government agencies.

Before joining the firm in 2011, John held an in-house role handling discovery work. Prior to this, he was an associate in a law firm's Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions group.

Education and admissions


J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1999

B.A., Georgetown University, 1995

Bar admissions and qualifications

District of Columbia

Illinois (inactive)


Representative experience

Assists with the discovery components of matters related to several life sciences and health care clients.

Assisted on a case involving a health care insurance provider by researching insurance litigation and drafting coverage letters.

Researched case law and drafted coverage letters for a case involving a global provider of insurance products.