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Leo Glickman

Leo Glickman

Practice areas:

Civil Rights, Election Campaigns & Political Law, Criminal Defense

About Me

I am Chairperson for Uptown Soccer Academy, offering free soccer training to mostly a new immigrant population.  


Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Civil Rights: 50%
    12 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    12 years
  3. Election Campaigns & Political Law: 25%
    19 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

475 Atlantic Ave.
3rd Floor
Brooklyn, NY, 11217-1827


NYCurrently registered 199603/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Bernard Brandt ScholarBrooklyn Law School1994

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
CounselManhattan Borough President C. Virginia Fields1999 - 2003
Chief of Candidate ServicesNew York City Campaign Finance Board1996 - 1999

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Stonewall Democratic ClubMember2008 - Present
Independent Neighborhood DemocratsMember2008 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
National Police Accountability ProjectMember2005 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Unlawfully arrested persons v. City of New YorkSettlement award of $140,000
Rikers Island Inmates v. City of New York$450,000 settlement
C. Viriginia Fields v. NYC Campaign Finance BoardFields not liable to campaign finance board

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris Doctor/ cum laude1994
Boston UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1988
London School of EconomicsEconomics/Political scienceGCS1986

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Trial of officers who killed Sean BellCriminal trials of officers who shot Sean Bell2009
How to Get on the Ballot ... And STAY on the Ballot!Designating and nominating petitions2005