John Heflin graduated from Georgetown University Law School in 2020. During law school, John served as a staff member on the Georgetown Technology Law Review, with a focus on new developments in privacy law. He also interned at international non-profit, Ashoka, specializing in data protection and privacy compliance. Upon completing his internship, Ashoka hired him to continue his work on privacy compliance.
Prior to law school, John worked for former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe as his personal aide. He attended Marquette University obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.