James M. Lammendola

Associate Professor
Deputy Chair, Legal Studies in Business

  • Legal Studies in Business
Office: Speakman Hall 203B
Phone: 215.204.4124
Email: james.lammendola@temple.edu

James M. Lammendola’s path in life led him from private practice to the classroom. Professor Lammendola transitioned from a long-time adjunct to full-time teaching in 2008. He spent nineteen years of his legal practice career at the law firm of Bongiovanni & Berger in Center City Philadelphia.

Professor Lammendola represented businesses large and small with concentrations in debt collection, real estate, and also practiced criminal defense work—making frequent appearances before the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas and Municipal Court.

He has published in the Real Estate Law Journal and The Atlantic Law Journal. He also has published thirty-four articles, twenty-eight co-authored with Harper J. Dimmerman, Esq., for the Legal Intelligencer which examine Pennsylvania appellate court decisions in real estate law. These articles are designed to inform lawyers on changes and modifications to the law that will impact on the advice they give to clients.

He has presented at the Tri-State Academy of Legal Studies in Business, Mid-Atlantic Academy of Legal Studies in Business and the North East Academy of Legal Studies in Business. Lammendola earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in history from Temple University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Tulsa. He teaches a variety of courses in real estate and business law including appointments in the Honors and MBA programs.