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John Thomas Bernstein

John Thomas Bernstein, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1954; Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter. Recipient President's award Florida Insurance Council, 1980-1981; named Outstanding Volunteer American Red Cross, 1982.


Bernstein, John Thomas was born on June 11, 1929 in Cleveland. Son of Maurice Bernstein and Dorothy (Fleishman) Kahn.


Bachelor, University Cincinnati, 1951. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1954.


Assistant vice president Progressive Casualty Insurance Company, Cleveland, 1968-1972. Assistant general counsel State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Bloomington, Illinois, from 1972. Member Joint Industry Committee on Automobile Theft and Fraud, since 1981.

Chairman Insurance Industry Committee on Model Uninsured Motorist Law, since 1985.


Chairman Heart of Illinois region American Red Cross Blood Services, Peoria, 1984-1986. Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Ohio Bar Association, Society Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters, American Institute Property and Liability Underwriters, Inc.


Married Nancy Ross, October 8, 1961. Children: John T., Douglas J.