John F. Sullivan III, J.D.
John Sullivan III is a Partner with the international law firm of K&L Gates LLP. He has been resolving complex commercial disputes for clients in creative and economic ways for almost 30 years. He has achieved a litany of successes by his litigation skills, negotiation diplomacy, tenacity and integrity. He has tried well over sixty (60) cases to juries, judges and/or arbitral panels. He has a broad base of experience, but focuses his practice on Oil and Gas matters. John is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in the separate fields of Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law. As a Mediator, he offers mediation services to parties wanting to resolve their disputes outside the court system consistent with 1 Corinthians 6:1-11.
John is a frequent speaker, author and lecturer. He devotes considerable time and effort to pro bono causes including the representation of victims of human trafficking, persecuted immigrants seeking asylum and of children caught in the legal system. He and his wife Kristi have five children, one of whom is adopted.