Kimberly D. Lerner

Kimberly D. Lerner: Attorney with Lerner & Lerner, P.C.

Biography

Kimberly began her career working at Brown & Wood, LLP, a large firm in New York City. In 2002, she joined the Nassau County District Attorney's Office where she tried numerous cases to verdict. She joined her father Richard's practice in 2005. At Lerner & Lerner, P.C., she handles most of the criminal matters, including felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic violations, and assists Richard with all other matters. She is also on the board of directors of the Nassau County Bar Association and is the former head of the Nassau Bar Association's District Court Committee. In addition, she was assigned to a special task force investigating indigent client services. Kimberly has repeatedly lectured at the Nassau County Bar Association and recently was chosen by Senator Fuscillo to speak to high school students about DWI. In 2011, Kimberly was asked to be on the Board of Directors of Nassau and Suffolk Legal Services, a pro bono organization. Kimberly is featured as a legal correspondent for Fox News, CNN, MSNBC and local television stations. She has appeared on numerous shows including The O'Reilly Factor, Hannity & Colmes, The Line Up, Scarborough Country, Live with Rita Cosby, Fox News Live, The Live Desk, Kendall's Court, Nancy Grace, The Big Story with John Gibson, The Strategy Room, Channel 12 News, NBC News, CBS News, and ABC News. Kimberly has given CLE lectures to the Bar Association on topics such as, my first DWI, how to defend a DWI and the art of plea bargaining. Kimberly also speaks for organizations to students and parents regarding alcohol, drugs and the legal ramifications.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Criminal
  • Traffic Violations
  • Disabilities
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers Compensation
  • New York State Retirement
  • Personal Injury

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
516-741-4100  Phone
516-741-7485  Fax
www.lernerandlerner.com
University Attended:
University of Michigan, B.A., 1995
Law School Attended:
Fordham University Law School, J.D., 1998
Year of First admission:
1999
Admission:
1999, New York
Memberships:
Nassau and Suffolk Legal Services (Board of Directors, 2011—); Nassau County (Member, Board of Directors, 2010—; Chairwoman, District Court Committee, 2006-2009) and New York State Bar Associations.
Languages:
English
Birth Information:
Manhasset, October 20, 1973
ISLN:
914837594

Peer Reviews

  • 4.7/5.0 (11)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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    4.6/5.0
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    4.6/5.0
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    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.6/5.0
  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 08/20/11 in Criminal Law on 08/20/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 08/08/11 in Criminal Law on 08/08/11

    Has an excellent Model County A.D.A.!

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    Has an excellent Model County A.D.A.!

    • Legal Knowledge

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      5.0/5.0
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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 08/06/11 in Criminal Law on 08/06/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 07/21/11 in Litigation on 07/21/11

    Kim is a great lawyer.

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    Kim is a great lawyer.

    • Legal Knowledge

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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 07/21/11 in Disability Benefits on 07/21/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 07/21/11 in Criminal Law on 07/21/11

    Highly experienced and extraordinarily capable

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    Highly experienced and extraordinarily capable

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    5.0/5.0 by a Member on 03/26/09 in Criminal Law on 03/26/09

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    5.0/5.0 by a Member on 03/25/09 in Criminal Defense on 03/25/09

    excellent attorney

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    excellent attorney

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    4.4/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 08/07/11 in Criminal Law on 08/07/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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  • Kimberly D. Lerner

    4.2/5.0 by a Partner on 08/08/11 in Civil Practice on 08/08/11

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
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    5.0/5.0
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