611 Righters Mill Road
|Term Expires January 2020
Mr. Bernheim was appointed to fulfill the term of Commissioner for Ward 1 on February 16, 2011. An attorney of 30 years experience specializing in complex commercial litigation matters, Mr. Bernheim has a concentration in representing banking institutions, business professionals and real estate developers and is the managing partner of the Philadelphia office of a New Jersey based law firm, Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer.
A 1976 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Bernheim has a B.A. in Political Science and obtained a law degree from Villanova University School of Law in 1980. He was in the first class to receive an L.L.M. from Temple University School of Law for Trial Advocacy.
Mr. Bernheim and his wife, Susan Rose Bernheim, Ph.D., are the parents of two children, Jamie and Randi, who have graduated from the Lower Merion School system, completed college and are now pursuing their careers in New York City.