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John Patrick Cummings, American Lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1973, United States Military Appeals 1974, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1979. United States Public Health Service fellow, 1963-1966.


Cummings, John Patrick was born on June 28, 1933 in Westfield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Daniel Thomas and Nora (Brick) Cummings.


Bachelor of Science, St. Michael's College, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1969. Juris Doctor, University Toledo, 1973.

Master of Civil Engineering, University Toledo, 1977.


Manager, Hamilton Management, Inc., Austin, Texas, 1962-1968;scientist, Owens Illinois, Toledo, 1968-1973;risk manager, Owens Illinois, Toledo, 1974-1976;staff attorney, Owens Illinois, Toledo, 1977-1980;manager legislation affairs, Owens Illinois, Toledo, 1981-1984;president, Hansa World Cargo Svc., Inc., Oakland, California, 1984-1986;in-house counsel, Brown Vence & Associations, San Francisco, 1987-1988;general counsel, Pacific Management Company, Sacramento, 1986-1988;president, John P. Cummings & Association, Fremont, California, since 1988. Consultant Glass Packaging Institute, Washington, 1970-1983, Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, 1970-1974.


With United States Air Force, 1955-1962, 68-69, 75-76, 84-85, colonel retired 1986. Fellow Royal Chemical Society. Member American Bar Association, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Society for Testing and Materials (chairman 1979), American Ceramic Society (chapter chairman 1973), American Industrial Hygiene Association, American Chemical Society, Reserve Officers Association (legislation chairman 1979-1985), American Legion, Knights of Columbus (4th degree), Amvets.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, travel, coin and stamp collecting.


Married Dorothy June D'Ingianni, December 27, 1957 (divorced May 1978). Children: John Patrick, Mary Catherine, Michael Brick, Kevin Andrew, Colleen Elise, Erin Christine, Christopher Gerald. Married Marilyn Ann Welch, May 23, 1980.