Leizer Z Goldsmith

Leizer Z Goldsmith

Discrimination Lawyer

Washington, DC

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

153 questions answered.

About Me

I grew up in Brookline, Massachusetts, and moved to Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1980, where I graduated from the University of Michigan's residential college.  While in Ann Arbor, I was also a taxicab driver for Ann Arbor Yellow Cab, a music reviewer for the Ann Arbor News, a record store clerk, and a disc jockey at WCBN radio and numerous clubs and private parties.  During my subsequent years at...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Million Dollar Man

Posted by: Michael over 4 years ago.

When I called Leizer I was crushed job wise, morale wise, and had no prospects for the future. Over the course of years he was relentless in pushing...

Painless

Posted by: a Discrimination client over 4 years ago.

During a traumatic and confusing time, Leizer was clear, patient, knowledgeable, and right on the money. He did the homework, saw things I wouldn'...
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Endorsements

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Regina-Lyn Schowalter
Regina-Lyn Schowalter
6 months ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

I have known Leizer Goldsmith in a professional capacity for more than ten years. As a former employee, I have seen him interact with clients up...
Thomas J Gagliardo
Thomas Gagliardo

Takoma Park, MD

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. We have been professional colleagues for a good number of years and I am familiar with Leizer's many successes. He is...
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Résumé

License

1989 License Status: Active for the state of Dist. of Columbia.
Last updated by Avvo: 05/26/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1988 – 1999

National Labor Relations Board

Education

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1988 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Boston College Law School

Awards

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2013 Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers

Associations

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1999- present Board Member

Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2007 Court of Appeals Weighing Writ Of Certiorari On Shifting Attorneys’ Fees Incurred

Maryland Trial Reporter

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Taking and Defending the Expert Deposition

at Taking and Defending the Expert Deposition

2007 Attorneys Fees in Employment Litigation: A Review of the Law of Attorneys’ Fees in the Maryland and Federal Courts

at Maryland State Bar Association Annual Conference

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