John Comerford handles all phases of complex, high-exposure business litigation, employment discrimination defense and corporate internal investigations. He represents and counsels Fortune 500 companies, senior-level executives and government employees.
John also represents individuals and corporations facing government investigations, including cases involving the U.S. Attorney’s Office, the Defense Criminal Investigative Service and the EPA.
Prior to his legal career, John was an officer in the U.S. Navy for more than seven years. He completed a tour of duty with a Navy air reconnaissance squadron, serving as mission commander during sensitive reconnaissance operations focusing on countries in the Western Pacific and Arabian Gulf areas. He then served in the White House Military Office as a watch officer and deputy director of the Presidential Emergency Operations Center in the East Wing of the White House. During law school, John worked full time as a civilian policy analyst in the Office of the Secretary of Defense and was a senior staff member of The Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics.
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center
B.S., with merit, United States Naval Academy