Leon D. Lazer
Town Attorney, Town of Huntington, 1960-1964. Supreme Court Justice, Suffolk County, 1973-1978. Associate Justice, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1978-1986. Professor, Touro Law School, 1987- . Director, Institute for Local and Suburban Law, Touro Law School, 1987- . Chairman, New York State Pattern Jury Instructions Committee, 1978- . Instructor, Annual Judicial Seminars for New Judges, 1978- . Chairman, Judicial Hearing Officer Selection Committee, 10th Judicial District, 1990-2007. Member, Temporary State Commission on Tax Reduction for Long Island, 1991-1993; Member, Governor's Task Force for Creation of Commercial Court, 1992. [With U.S. Army, 1942-1945]
MEMBER: Suffolk County, New York State and American Bar Associations; New York State Association of Supreme Court Justices; American Law Institute.
Judge Lazer is rated an AV® Preeminent™ attorney by Martindale–Hubbell®, its highest rating for ethical standards and legal ability.