After serving as a prosecutor in the Monroe County District Attorney's Office for... more
After serving as a prosecutor in the Monroe County District Attorney's Office for nearly 17 years, including 4 years as head of the DWI Bureau, in 2010, I went into private practice. In addition to earning Avvo's locally rare "Superb" DWI trial attorney designation, for over 10 consecutive years, I have been rated "BV Distinguished" by Martindale-Hubbell, the legal profession's leading peer re... view profile
Since entering the practice of lawI havededicatedmyentire career to the field of... more
Since entering the practice of lawI havededicatedmyentire career to the field of Criminal Law, both as a defense attorney and as a prosecutor.I have successfully completed numerous jury and bench trials at both the felony and misdemeanor level.
Kimberly began her career working at Brown Wood, LLP, a large firm in New York City.... more
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 a... view profile
Since graduatinglaw school in 1998 I have held my role as a lawyer and... more
Since graduatinglaw school in 1998 I have held my role as a lawyer and responsibility to society in very high regard. I take my job extremely serious and am always willing to go above and beyond to ensure the best representation for my clients. Part of that represention is ensuring the client understand the process, what is expected of them, the possible outcomes as well as the risks along the ... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.