Gerald B. Lefcourt

Gerald B. Lefcourt

Criminal Defense Attorney
New York, NY




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About Me

Gerald B. Lefcourt has spent his legal career practicing principally in the areas of criminal law and complex civil litigation.  He is recognized as one of the country's foremost trial attorneys and is frequently called upon to represent individuals and corporations charged with the most serious crimes.  In his forty years practicing law, his clients have spanned the spectrum, from Yippie founder...

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Client Reviews

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A brilliant lawyer.

Posted by: Louis about 2 months ago.

Mr. Lefcourt and his office worked very diligently on my case and made me feel like I was their number one priority. I had previously interviewed...

Professional and diligent

Posted by: a client about 2 months ago.

Gerry is in a class of his own when it comes to being able to synthesize an issue, execute on a plan, deliver an argument and resolve a standoff....
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1967 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/16/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1970 – present

Gerald B. Lefcourt, P.C.


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1968 LL.M - Master of Laws in

New York University School of Law


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1997 Thurgood Marshall Lifetime Achievement Award

New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


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2010- present President

Foundation for Criminal Justice of NACDL

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