John Joseph UskertAttorney
John Uskert was born on August 25, 1947 in Gary, Indiana and spent his formative years in Gary and Valparaiso, Indiana. He graduated from the college preparatory program at Gary Andrean High School in 1965. After attending Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, John Uskert enlisted in the United States Air Force in 1968. He was initially stationed in the continental United States, then served overseas in Okinawa and Korea as a radar technician on the F-102 fighter/interceptor aircraft. He returned to the United States for his last duty assignment at Tyndall Air Force Base, Panama City, Florida, and received his Honorable Discharge in May 1972.
John Uskert resumed his studies and received his A.A. degree from Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City, Florida in May 1973 and his B.S. in Pharmacy from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama in May 1976. He pursued his career in retail pharmacy in Panama City, Florida where he practiced until August 1987.
At age 39, John Uskert graduated in 1990 from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University, an ABA-approved law school located in Birmingham, Alabama. Upon graduation, he completed and passed the Florida bar exam and was admitted to practice by the Florida Supreme Court. John Uskert established his own successful civil law firm in Panama City where he practiced until June 2006.
John Uskert returned to his roots and extended family in Indiana where he was admitted to the Indiana Bar and was sworn in and admitted to practice before all Indiana State Courts in August 2006.
He has used his pharmacist training to represent his pharmacy colleagues in civil and criminal proceedings, and has assisted with corporate pharmacy organization.
He maintains his pharmacy licenses in Florida and Alabama, and Indiana.