John Dunn is a retired mergers and acquisitions lawyer, with a 24-year career as a partner at Jones Day, a multibillion-dollar global legal business with 2,500 lawyers located in 45 global offices. John’s business and personal life has been internationally oriented since the age of 12, when his family moved from rural Ohio to Germany.
He has lived in several different countries and has on-the-ground business experience in over 45 countries. John received his JD from Georgetown University. Currently, John serves on the boards of family-owned businesses and provides non-legal acquisition advisory services as a solo practice consultant. His principal philanthropic activities include serving as a fully engaged board member of a 1200 student charter school in Cleveland, serving on the board of The Temple–Tefereth Israel and working with his wife, Leslie Dunn, and the Cleveland JCF on efforts to support families in interfaith marriages.