Education:

  • University of Massachusetts, Lowell, B.A., in Information Technology-Class of 2012
  • University of Massachusetts, Boston, Master’s Degree in Conflict Resolution Mediation and Negotiation-Class of 2015
  • Massachusetts School of Law, 3L

John was born and raised in Lebanon. He immigrated to the US in 1986, he attended college part-time at night while working during the day. After running a successful small business in Melrose MA, John returned to college and received a degree in Information Technology from the University of Massachusetts Lowell. He immediately attended the University of Boston and received a Master’s Degree in Conflict Resolution and Mediation. As a mediator, John joined the Cambridge Dispute Settlement Center where he provided mediation in several courts in the Commonwealth. During those times and while in courts, John decided to go back to school to pursuit a career as an attorney. Presently John is entering his third year at the Massachusetts School of Law, Andover MA. John is also fluent in the Arabic language, and proficient in French.

John joined Orlando & Associates as a law clerk in November of 2018.

John is a proud father of two and a dedicated husband and currently resides in Melrose MA.