David Lieser is a Partner in the Litigation, Trusts and Estates and Elder Law Practice Groups at Certilman Balin.
He has an extensive background in commercial litigation in federal and state courts, as well as experience in all aspects of trial and appellate work, including employment, real estate and corporate disputes. In addition, he is well-versed in trusts and estates matters and elder law issues including Medicaid planning, Article 81 guardianship matters, estate planning, estate administration, and Surrogate’s Court litigation.
Prior to joining the firm, he was affiliated with Davidoff Hutcher & Citron, LLP on Long Island; and Goodwin Proctor LLP (formerly Schneck Weltman & Hashmall) and Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker in Manhattan.
Mr. Lieser is a member of the Nassau and Suffolk County Bar Associations, and their respective Commercial Litigation and Elder Law Committees. He regularly volunteers as a Pro Bono Provider to seniors on Long Island.
He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania and his Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, from Binghamton University where he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. He has also served as a graduate instructor for the Dale Carnegie Training Institute.
He is admitted to practice in the State of New York, and the District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.