John Carpenter was born and raised in Birkenhead and qualified as a Solicitor in 1975. He was an Equity Partner in a large regional law firm with offices in Liverpool and London for 17 years specialising in corporate and employment law. John ran their London office between 1992 and 1994, before establishing Carpenters in 1994 as a sole practitioner. Since then the firm has grown into a major niche national PI Law Firm and outsourced provider of claims and legal services to the insurance industry.
John has played both Club cricket and Minor County cricket for Cheshire as well as various other representative teams. He continues to maintain a passion for the game having retired from playing some years ago. John is a long-standing member of both the Law Society and the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.