Skip to main content

About me

David P. Galison is a graduate of the Michigan State University College of Law where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. While attending the University Mr. Galison was elected to the school student Senate where he was then further elected student body Treasurer. Mr. Galison was also elected President of the Environmental Law Society. In addition, Mr. Galison received the Dean’s List Award in Commercial Transactions.


David P. Galison also regularly appears in the Nassau County Criminal Courts and has been quoted inNewsday. Mr. Galison has appeared on a television news broadcast with respect to a dog bite attack in which he established a charitable fund for the juvenile victim. He has also been a guest commentator on AM radio having been asked to talk about DWI / DUI laws and enforcement. Case decisions upon which Mr. Galison was the lead defense attorney have been published in the New York Law Journal.


David P. Galison regularly appears in Nassau, Suffolk and Queens County Criminal Courts. Mr. Galison is licensed to practice law in the State Courts of New York, Florida and Massachussets, as well as the Eastern District Federal Court.


Photos and videos

949791 1334889082

949791 1334888935

949791 1334888885

949791 1296539661

Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 80%
    18 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 10%
    18 years, 5 thousand cases
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 10%
    18 years, 4.5 thousand cases



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

10 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • Steven Marc Raiser

    I have known David to be an aggressive, knowledgeable litigator and fierce defender of his clients. I wholeheartedly endorse him.


    Steven Raiser Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James Scott Polk

    I have known David since the early days of my legal career. He is one of the most knowledgeable and aggressive attorneys working today.


    James Polk Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

The Law Office of David Galison, P.C.

David Galison PC
1539 Franklin Ave
Mineola, NY, 115014835


NYCurrently registered 199703/13/2015
FLMember in Good Standing - CLER Exempt199809/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Award in Commercial Transactions.Dean’s List1996
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyDavid Galison, P.C.2008 - Present
AttorneyEdward Galison, P.C.1997 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Criminal Courts Bar Association of Nassau CountyMember2011 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. MeggieIf the arraignment judge schedules a hearing on an order of protection, the people have the burden of proving the necessity of the temporary order at the next date or it will be vacated
See all legal cases 
Publication nameTitleDate
David Galison, P.C. Law BlogTop Five Things Every Motorist Should Know If Stopped By A Police Officer2012
David Galison, P.C. BlogKings Point Video Surveillance2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Michigan State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
J. Walter McKenna Forum, Changing Gun Laws in New York: Prevention Versus ProtectionChanging Gun Laws in New York2013
A.M. Radio Dr. Duffy Talk ShowDWI and Vehicle Seizure2007