John McGowan has almost 30 years of professional experience, including the design, defense, and attack of benefit plans, plan sponsors, and plan fiduciaries. He handles special challenges that plan sponsors, plan fiduciaries, and other stakeholders face from plan-covered individuals and from government agencies when things go wrong, regardless of the root cause. John considers all aspects of a matter facing his clients and crafts practical solutions that will withstand potential obstacles. Particular areas of experience include multiemployer plan controversies, the Affordable Care Act, worker misclassification matters, and executive-level compensatory arrangements.
John is ranked in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation and regularly is listed in The Best Lawyers in America©.