John A. Zinn

Chairman, Business Advisory Board

John is a retired lawyer with over four decades of experience in a variety of roles. John was a partner at Davies Ward & Beck, which later became Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, for over 25 years. Previously John was an Associate Professor and Assistant Dean at Western University Law School and throughout his career has mentored countless lawyers. John was also a special advisor to the Minister of Finance (Canada) and the Deputy Prime Minister.

John's corporate leadership experience includes his roles as Chairman of Access America Financial Corporation based in Miami and as the senior partner in charge of the Davies London, U.K. office. John has also chaired for over 8 years the Planned Giving Committee of the Toronto General and Western Hospital Foundation and he was a board member and secretary of the Casey House Foundation.

John is a member of the Harvard Clubs of Toronto and New York City.

John has been an advisor to SkyLaw since its inception and played a pivotal role in developing the firm's business model.