John F. Cannon is chair of Stradling's Securities Litigation and Enforcement practice group and a member of the firm's Board of Directors. He is the former chair of the Litigation department and a former Executive Committee member.
Thomas P. Clark Jr. is a shareholder in Stradling's Public Law practice group.
Tom represents both publicly and privately held entities with a special focus on real estate and finance. He specializes in the areas of redevelopment dissolution, economic development, land use, housing, public finance, and bankruptcy and restructuring. He also has considerable experience in real estate transactions involving local, state, and federal governments, with special emphasis on urban and suburban economic development.
He has written numerous articles for law journals regarding redevelopment, land use and public finance, and has served as editor-in-chief of The Urban Lawyer, the official publication of the Local Government Law section of the American Bar Association.
Tom has been a lecturer and speaker for the Redevelopment Institute, various city attorneys, and city managers associations, the Finance Director Association, The Bond Buyer, and the League of California Cities.