John Bermingham, JD

John A. Bermingham, Jr. is a New Jersey attorney who began teaching at Kaplan University in 2008. He received his Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies at Arizona State University, his MBA with a concentration in criminal justice at Saint Leo University in Florida, and his juris doctor at Catholic University in Washington, DC. He teaches in Kaplan University's Master of Science in Legal Studies program, for which he has also helped develop courses on health care legislation, legal methods and process, and the organization and function of state government. He also created the course curriculum for Personnel Law and Ethics at Saint Leo University.

John is admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court, the Supreme Court of New Jersey, all other state courts of New Jersey, and the District Court for the Federal District of New Jersey. He is the head of the contracts compliance department for GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Health and has his own law firm, where he provides pro-bono legal services for the disadvantaged and elderly. John was elected by the people of Upper Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania in the November 2015 general election to the Board of Supervisors and is the chairman of the Board of Supervisors for the township for the term 2016 until 2022. He lives in Upper Mount Bethel with his wife Laura, their son John Christopher, their dogs Bode and Benji, and cat, Kitty La Rue. He has published articles for NALA, the Association of Legal Assistants and Paralegals, and worked on its examination questions for paralegals.

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