John Turner is the leader of Fasken Martineau's Global Mining Group. Fasken Martineau is a leading international business law and litigation firm with eight offices and more than 700 lawyers across Canada, UK and South Africa. Fasken Martineau’s Global Mining Group has been ranked #1 globally 8 times since 2005. Mr Turner was involved in many of the leading corporate finance and merger and acquisition deals in the resources sector primarily through companies active in Africa, Latin America, Eastern Europe, Canada and Australia. Mr Turner has also successfully acted for the financial arranger or sponsor of several global major resources projects. Mr Turner is a recipient of the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal for his services in the autism sector.