John D. Bishop

Attorney at Law

Mr. Bishop is proud to represent Ray & Bishop, PLC, as a partner. He has represented hundreds of licensed professionals during his five years practicing exclusively professional license defense. He serves as the primary attorney on cases in active administrative litigation, and appears regularly before the Office of Administrative Hearings in Los Angeles and San Diego. For five years, he has taught classes as an Adjunct Professor and Assistant Director of Bar Services at Chapman University’s Fowler School of Law in Orange, California. He also judges regional and national high school, undergraduate, and law school mock trial and moot court competitions throughout the year, and additionally teaches volunteer workshops for the Orange County Bar Association’s Legal Skills for Teenagers program.

Mr. Bishop’s advocacy was nationally recognized beginning as a law student, where he received numerous awards for oral and written advocacy as a member of Chapman’s Moot Court and Mock Trial Boards. He was recognized for academic excellence as a member of the Chapman Law Review, and was subsequently selected as its Submissions Editor. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Southern California. Prior to attending law school, he worked as a television producer for Fox Sports West in Los Angeles, California.

“I was very fortunate since he mainly deals with healthcare and knows the ins and outs of the Nursing Boards. He knows what they want and expect from you as a licensee and the steps to keep and save your license. Throughout the whole process I just thought worst case scenario that I would lose it. But his calming demeanor and reassurance made me feel so much better.”

– A Licensing Client (2016)

“The way he carries himself in the courtroom and the respect he gets is unbelievable.. So if you find yourself in a situation where you need to save your license and livelihood without a doubt hire John.”


A Licensing Client , (2016)

“The Department of Insurance was trying to revoke my license and John Bishop saved me. He clearly explained the steps that we were going to take, explained the expectations and went to work. I really felt that he cared and the results showed. I highly recommend John Bishop.”


An Insurance Client, (2016)

“John was an amazing lawyer for me. He helped me obtain a full/clear license with the department of Insurance after I was denied. He walked me through the process step by step and helped me understand what to expect and what needed to be done on my part. I would highly recommend John for anyone who would need help through the process of trying to obtain and professional license.”


A Licensing Client, (2015)

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