Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
J.D., California Western School of Law (magna cum laude)
M.S., San Diego State University
B.S., The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (cum laude)
Jon Baumunk is a visiting assistant professor of law at La Verne Law. He previously was the Interim Director of Academic and Bar Support at the University of La Verne College of Law, the Assistant Dean for Bar and Academic Services at Whittier Law School, an adjunct professor and the Director of Bar Programs at California Western School of Law, and an adjunct professor and bar preparation tutor at Thomas Jefferson School of Law. He has taught courses in Business Drafting, Business Law for Managers, California Bar Preparation, Commercial Paper (payment systems), Legal Writing, Trusts, and Wills; and has developed and conducted workshops in Advanced Legal Analysis, Employment Law, Intellectual Property Law, and Pre-Bar Review.
Prior to entering academia, Professor Baumunk practiced business and insurance law in Las Vegas, and was an investment analyst and portfolio manager at a state pension fund, a mutual fund, a bank, and the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund.
State Bar of California (2004 to Present)
State Bar of Nevada (2004 to Present, Inactive)
District of Columbia Bar (2005 to Present)
New Jersey Bar (2005 to Present)
American Bar Association (2002 to Present)
Orange County Bar Association (2011)
San Diego County Bar Association (2006 to 2010)
Clark County Bar Association (2004 to 2006)
Treasurer, East Windsor Municipal Utilities Authority (1997)
Member of Council and Deputy Mayor, East Windsor Township, New Jersey (1992 to 1995)