Lerner & Lerner PC

Lerner & Lerner PC

Firm Overview

Richard Lerner and Kimberly Lerner, the father and daughter team at
Lerner & Lerner, P.C., practice law on Long Island (both Nassau and
Suffolk County) and the City of New York.

Our practice areas

We take pride in delivering high-quality, personalized legal counsel
and representation. We are on a first-name basis with our clients and
we listen to their needs first and foremost.

Our firm represents clients who have been charged with a crime or who
need disability help in New York:

Main Office

One Old Country Road
Suite 125
Carle Place, NY 11514



Criminal Defense

We specialize in criminal defense such as: DWI, DUI, DWAI, Assault, Larceny, Grand Larceny, Petit Larceny, Drug Sale, Drug Possession, Criminal Mischief, Fraud, Welfare Fraud, Prostitution, Patronizing a Prostitute, Domestic Violence and Traffic.

If you have been charged with a crime and your freedom is at stake, the most important thing you can do is contact a criminal defense attorney who fully understands the criminal law process and has successfully handled many other cases of this kind.

Richard Lerner and Kimberly Lerner are a father/daughter team that makes up the Long Island, New York, law firm Lerner & Lerner P.C. We have assisted many clients in Nassau and Suffolk counties, and in the City of Glen Cove, City of Long Beach and Queen County, with criminal defense in a variety of legal matters, including larceny, traffic violations, drug charges and DWI. If you are seeking a lawyer with the experience, knowledge and determination to get results, contact the criminal defense attorneys at Lerner & Lerner P.C. by calling 516-741-4100.

High-Quality Legal Representation From New York Defense Lawyers

As former assistant district attorneys, with over 50 years of combined legal experience, we know the best way to approach the office of the District Attorney when defending clients against misdemeanor or felony charges. We utilize our skills and many years of legal experience to provide clients with high-quality legal representation by seeking the best possible outcome, whether it is a dismissal or acquittal, lowered charges, alternative sentences, treatment programs or reduced jail time.

Facing a criminal charge can cause a great amount of stress and uncertainty. We understand that a conviction can have lasting implications on many aspects of your life, including your freedom, ability to obtain employment and enjoy privileges, including voting, carrying firearms or obtaining certain licenses or certifications. Certain convictions can even subject you to deportation even if you are a legal resident (green card holder).

At Lerner & Lerner P.C., we will provide you with realistic advice to help you make informed decisions on how to proceed. Once these important decisions are made, we will take swift action to protect your rights and work toward the results you want. Contact Nassau County criminal defense attorney Lerner and Lerner, P.C. today for a free initial consultation. 516-741-4100.


Traffic Tickets


Sex Crimes

Richard W. Lerner

Lerner & Lerner PC

Richard has been practicing law in New York since 1970. 

Richard has been practicing law in New York since 1970. 

He is a former Nassau County Assistant District Attorney who specializes in criminal defense, and defends both felonies and misdemeanors.

Mr. Lerner also practices disability law, including Social Security Disability (SSD), Workers Compensation, and New York State Disability Retirement for public employees.

Mr. Lerner over the years has, and still does, represent numerous police unions, court officer unions, and correction officer unions.  He has also represented individuals in almost every field of employment and has assisted people in enforcing private disability policies. He handles personal injury claims stemming from all types of accidents.

Admitted: New York, 1970


  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1969

  • State University of New York, Buffalo, B.S., 1966

Kimberly Lerner

Lerner & Lerner PC

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 all other matters. She is also