John E. Wallace serves as Secretary of the Kennedy University Hospital Board of Trustees. He also serves on several board committees.
A retired New Jersey Supreme Court Justice, Justice Wallace joined the South Jersey-headquartered law firm of Brown & Connery LLC, in early 2011, where he practices primarily in mediation and arbitration.
Justice Wallace’s career as a jurist spanned more than 25 years. Appointed to the New Jersey Superior Court in 1984, he went on to serve as an appellate judge, beginning in 1992, before being nominated and confirmed to New Jersey’s highest court in 2003.
He is a member of the Board of Legal Services of New Jersey and the American, New Jersey, Gloucester County and Camden County Bar Associations. Justice Wallace is also a member of the University of Delaware Hall of Fame. A long-time Little League Baseball and area high school football coach, he is a member of several sports Hall of Fames, including his alma mater, Pitman High School.
Justice Wallace received his B.S. from the University of Delaware and his law degree from Harvard Law School.
Justice Wallace and his wife, Barbara, reside in Washington Township, NJ, where Ms. Wallace is currently mayor.