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About Me

John Graduated with an undergraduate degree in Political Science/Journalism from the State University of New York at Albany. He received his law degree from City University of New York and has completed a comparative summer law program in Germany. John’s experience included working for the New York State Legislature, the New York State Attorney General’s Office. He was a judicial law clerk for Maryland’s 7th Judicial Circuit, and worked at the prestigious Maryland Firm of Brault, Graham, Scott, and Brault.  He has been a partner at the Hermina Law Group for the past 20 years.  From 2003 until 2011, John also served as the Vice Chair for the Maryland Commission on Civil Rights, formerly known as, Maryland Commission on Human Relations.


Languages Spoken: English, Arabic, French

Practice Areas


  1. International Law: 50%
    20 years
  2. Consumer Protection: 30%
    20 years
  3. Class Action: 20%
    20 years



Hourly ($350-650/hour)

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Raymond Franklin Sullivan Jr

    I endorse this lawyer. He exhibits the height of professionalism and is a credit to the profession and the community.


    Raymond Sullivan International Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hermina Law Group

8327 Cherry Ln
Laurel, MD, 20707-4828


NYCurrently registered 199503/13/2015
DCActive 198905/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Reciprocal - Censured
    issued in DC, 2006


    This means that the attorney's misconduct in another state, or jurisdiction, also violated the rules for practicing law in District of Columbia Bar.

  2. Reprimand
    issued in MD, 2004


    Reprimand means the attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The State warns the lawyer in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior. Details of the infraction are made part of the public record.

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