John Deacon is an English solicitor working in the London office of Hogan Lovells. Johns practice focuses on energy projects, carbon finance and trading, and infrastructure law, with a particular emphasis on renewable energy.
John has many years of experience in the renewable energy sector. His experience began with UK wind projects and has moved into a broad spectrum of global renewable energy projects, with a recent focus on waste-to-energy, biomass and green waste concessions.
John acts for developers, banks, equity providers, employers and contractors in this field. He has advised on projects around the world, including in Africa, the Middle East and Asia. John is recognised by Chambers Directory as a "leading individual" in both Renewable Energy and Climate Change.