Recognized since 2007
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
Employment Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment
Mr. Bennett has been ranked by Chambers USA from 2009 -2015 as a leader in the Labor and Employment Law practice area. Chambers USA 2015 recognizes that sources say Mr. Bennett is “an outstanding attorney.” Mr. Bennett “advises clients on various employment-related matters and disputes and is highly accomplished when it comes to taking matters to trial.” One impressed source describes his as “the most effective lawyers on his feet I have ever seen.” He focuses on representing employers in litigation, and is credited with a full and thorough knowledge of employment law.” Additionally Mr. Bennett has been named in Best Lawyers in America from 2006-2012, in New York Area’s Best Lawyers from 2007-2012, and selected as a New Jersey Super Lawyer.
Mr. Bennett was Articles Editor for the Seton Hall Law Review. When he received a Master of Law (LL.M. in Labor Law) degree, summa cum laude, from New York University School of Law, he was recognized for achieving the highest grade point average in the school’s Labor Law Program. From 1980-1981 he was law clerk to the Hon. Robert L. Clifford, Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court.
Contact & Links
- Lawyer Page: http://www.jacksonlewis.com/people/john-k-bennett
- 200 Connell Drive, Suite 2000
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
- New Jersey, New Jersey State Bar Association
- New York, New York State Bar Association
- American Bar Association - Member
- DRI - Member
- New Jersey State Bar Association - Member
Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:
- Employment Law - Management, Newark (2018)
Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:
- Employment Law - Management
- Litigation - Labor and Employment
- Super Lawyers, 2005-2012
- Chambers USA 2009-2015
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