Juan P. Camacho

Juan P. Camacho

Associate

Litigation & Trial Practice • Employment Law & Labor Relations • Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights • Planned Communities & Condominiums • Landlord/Tenant Law

Juan P. Camacho is an attorney in the Firm’s Litigation Group. His practice focuses on civil litigation, creditor’s rights, premises liability and employment law. Mr. Camacho brings a unique perspective to the position, having previously served within the in-house counsel departments for both corporations and governments. Mr. Camacho is recognized by his clients as having a sharp ability to forecast legal problems and deliver streamlined, strategic solutions.

Mr. Camacho is originally from New York City, NY. However, due to his father serving in the U.S. Army, he spent his formative years in a wide variety of places, such as Germany, Georgia, Florida and Virginia.  Mr. Camacho considers his early experiences a strength to bring a diverse perspective to client services.

Mr. Camacho has lived in the Lehigh Valley since 2008.


Education

 
  • University of Central Florida, B.A., Political Science, 2004
    • Student Government Association, Deputy Attorney General, Director for Student Advocacy
    • Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc., Chapter President, Secretary, Induction Officer
    • Top 25 Student Leaders Award
  • California Western School of Law, J.D., 2007

Bar Admissions

 
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania

Professional Organizations

 
  • Bar Association of Lehigh County
    • Lehigh Law Journal, Case Editor, 2012 – 2014
    • Board of Directors, Member, 2013 – 2015
  • Society for Human Resources Management
  • Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation, Labor Sourcing Council
  • Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors, Member, 2014 – 2015

Clerkship

 
  • Law Clerk, The Honorable Elizabeth Barrett-Anderson (Superior Court of Guam, 2007 – 2008)

Honors & Affiliations

 
  • City of Allentown
    • Zoning Hearing Board, Member, 2010 – 2015
    • Human Relations Commission, Secretary, 2011 – 2012
    • Award for Government Service, Recipient, 2014
    • Assistant Solicitor, 2015 – 2019
  • Northampton County Personnel Appeals Board, Solicitor, 2017 – 2018
  • County of Lehigh, Assistant Solicitor, 2018 – 2019
  • Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas, Arbitrator, 2017 – Present

Reported Decisions

 
  • Allentown Patriots, Inc. v. City of Allentown, 162 A.3d 1187 (Pa.Cmwlth. 2017)