John Rouse was born and lives in Coventry and hails form a family with strong Warwickshire connections including John’s great-great grandfather who was the coachman at Bourton Hall at Bourton in Dunsmore for many years.
John went to Bablake School Coventry and Leicester University. John is a partner at Lodders Solicitors in Stratford upon Avon specialising in estate and tax planning for business owners, rural landowners and farmers and has worked as a solicitor in Warwickshire since 1995.
John is a keen sports fan, particularly of all teams from Coventry and Warwickshire and can often be seen in local amateur dramatics.
John is the chairman of Kenilworth & District Agricultural Society, and past Chairman of Coventry & Warwickshire First and Warwickshire Farmers Ball and has previously served as Clerk to Southam United Charities and the William Riley of Leamington Almshouses Charity.