Attorney John Bernstein, Of Counsel

John H. Bernstein, Attorney at Law, Boston, MA
January, 1994 to present.

General civil litigation firm concentrating in commercial/business litigation including contract disputes, business torts, collections, landlord-tenant, and employment matters. Extensive experience in resolving and litigating a wide variety of collections and commercial claims in Massachusetts courts.

Associate, Meizler & Benowitz, P.C., Boston, MA
November, 1988 to December, 1993.

General practice firm with emphasis on litigation. Practice areas included diverse business litigation, torts, wrongful discharge, employment and divorce.


MWI, Boston, MA, 2013
Trained Mediator-completed 40 hours of training in accordance with M.G.L., ch. 23, Sect. 231.

Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, NY
J.D., May, 1987, Class Rank: Top 15%
Notes and Comments Editor, International Property Investment Journal

University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
B.A. in Political Science, May, 1982
Certificate in International Relations


  • Massachusetts Bar, Admitted December, 1987
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, February, 1988
  • First Circuit Court of Appeals, October. 1988
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association-Member (and past Chairman) Fee Dispute Committee, 2003-2011
  • Commercial Law League of America
  • Better Business Bureau-Past Member, National Panel of Consumer Arbitrators