Log In

Jan Ingham Berlage Edit Profile


Jan Ingham Berlage, American Lawyer.


Berlage, Jan Ingham was born on November 17, 1969 in Lewiston, New York, United States. Son of Jan Coxe and Gai Elizabeth (Ingham) Berlage.


Bachelor, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1992; postgraduate, University of Oxford, 1992; Juris Doctor, University of Virginia, 1995.


Law clerk to Honorary E. Stephen Derby United States Bankruptcy Court District Maryland, Baltimore, 1995—1996. Associate Day, Berry & Howard, Hartford, Connecticut, 1996—2001, Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, Baltimore, 2001—2006. Partner Gohn Hankey & Stichel LLP, since 2006.

Adjunct professor University Maryland School Law, 2005. Major Maryland Defense Force, Judge Advocate General Corporation, 2006-2010, lieutenant colonel, since 2010.


  • Other Work

    • Executive editor Journal Law and Politics, Charlottesville, 1994-1995, member editorial board, 1993-1994. Author: Aguilar Expression, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Deacon Avon Congressional Church, 1997-2001. Active Republican Town Committee, Avon, 1998-2001, Avon Zoning Board Appeals, 1999-2001. Executive advisory board Heroes-Helping-Heroes, Inc., 2003-2005, board directors, since 2005, secretary, since 2006, general counsel, since 2006.

Board directors Graham Equestrian Center, Inc., since 2008. Fellow American Bar Foundation, Maryland Bar Foundation, American Bar Association. Member American Bar Association (vice chairman young lawyers division individual rights and responsibilities section 2001-2002, chairman 2002-2003, awards judge 2005-2006, chairman young lawyers division bankruptcy committee 2003-2005, chairman ethics and professional responsibility committee 2005-2006), Maryland State Bar Association (chairman young lawyers division education committee 2003-2004, 06—, membership chairman 2004-2005, board governors 2005-2007), Federalist Society (president University Virginia chapter 1994-1995, co-chairman Hartford chapter 1997-2001, board directors Chesapeake chapter since 2001), Connecticut Young Lawyers Association (co-chairman commercial law and bankruptcy section 1997-2000, co-chairman civil rights section 2000-2001), New York Bar Association (commercial law and federal litigation sections, intellectual property subcommittee 1998-2001), Jefferson Literature and Debating Society, North America Securities Administration Association (task force 1994), Oxford University Legal Society, United Oxford/Cambridge University Club, Phi Delta Phi, Psi Upsilon, Phi Beta Kappa.


Jan Coxe Berlage

Gai Elizabeth (Ingham) Berlage