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James D. Demetrakis

James D. Demetrakis
Trustee, Board of Trustees

Mr. Demetrakis, of Edgewater, has spent his 45-year professional life as an attorney, business and real estate developer in Bergen County.  He currently practices law of counsel with Carmel & Fredrickson, an Edgewater firm.  With experience in municipal law, zoning and land use, Mr. Demetrakis has worked throughout the county and state during his career, serving as counsel to entities such as the Borough of Lodi, the Bergen County Utilities Authority and Northwest Bergen County Sewer Authority.

Additionally, Mr. Demetrakis has developed such projects as the Edgewater Commons shopping center in Edgewater and Liberty Commons mixed use retail and residential complex in East Rutherford.

Mr. Demetrakis earned a B.A. from Saint Peter’s College and an L.L.B. (J.D.) from St. John’s University.