John F. Cannon

Chair of the Litigation Department
  • (949) 823-5107

John F. Cannon is chair of Stradling's Litigation practice group.

John represents public and private companies in connection with the defense of allegations of violations of the securities laws, including class action and derivative claims, allegations involving fraud on the government, and complex business litigation. He has successfully tried cases, obtained summary judgments, jury verdicts, dismissals and settlements for companies of all sizes.

Featured Experience


  • Loyola Law School, J.D., 1990
  • Loyola Marymount University, B.A., history, 1986
  • Loyola Marymount University, B.A., business, 1986

Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit