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John Neumann

Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary

John Neumann joined The North American Coal Corporation in 2009, becoming its Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary in 2011. In 2012, he was named Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of North American’s parent company, NACCO Industries, Inc. John acts as the company’s chief legal officer and has oversight responsibility for its eastern and mitigation banking operations. 

Prior to joining North American, John was a mergers and acquisitions attorney with Jones Day in Cleveland, Ohio and Hunton & Williams in Richmond, Virginia.   

John received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Grove City College in Pennsylvania and his Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Florida State University College of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review. He has been admitted to practice law in Texas, Ohio and Virginia.