I was a science major in college. I had planned to attend Medical School. During my... more
I was a science major in college. I had planned to attend Medical School. During my last year of college, I decided to enroll at the Valparaiso University School of Law. Even though I did not pursue a career in medicine, I apply my knowledge in the sciences to the practice of law. Specifically, my background in science has equipped me to successfully defend clients involving alcohol related off... view profile
A Short Biography Doug Bernacchi, 53, of Granger, who got his undergraduate degree... more
A Short Biography Doug Bernacchi, 53, of Granger, who got his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University in 1981, his MBA from the University of Notre Dame in 1983, and his law degree from Loyola University of Chicago School of Law in 1990, filed an application today with St. Joseph Superior Court Judicial Nominating Commission for consideration to serve as a St. Joseph... view profile
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