April 6, 2017 — Head of the Labor & Employment Department of Forchelli, Curto, Deegan, Schwartz, Mineo & Terrana, LLP Gregory S. Lisi was selected as one of the Top Ten Legal Eagles by LI Pulse Magazine. The annual Legal Eagle issue highlights top-rated lawyers from Nassau & Suffolk Counties.
Gregory S. Lisi concentrates in the areas of labor and employment law, sexual harassment and discrimination law, overtime, gratuity, wage and hour law, management/union labor relations, constitutional law, fair housing law and real estate law. He has represented Plaintiffs, Defendants, publicly traded and private companies, the United States Government and New York State government entities.
Mr. Lisi has been recognized by the New York Times as a “Super Lawyer,” by Long Island Business News as a “Who’s Who in Labor Law,” by Martindale-Hubbell with the “Client Distinction Award;” the Nassau County Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Committee for “Distinguished Professional Achievement,” and the Touro Law School “Pro-Bono Attorney of the Year” award among other honors. Mr. Lisi was a contributing author to the treatise Sex Discrimination and Sexual Harassment in the Work Place, Solotoff and Kramer, Law Journal Press and authored a note published in the Georgetown Immigration Law Journal titled, “Intracircuit Nonacquiescence by the INS,” 5 G.I.L.J. 325 (1991). Further, Mr. Lisi has lectured extensively on labor and employment, sexual harassment, discrimination, wage and hour, equal employment law, immigration and federal litigation topics.
Mr. Lisi is a member of the Board of Directors of the Nassau County Bar Association (NCBA), is the Chair of the NCBA Pro Bono Committee and is the past Chair of the Nassau County Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Committee. He is a former Regional Counsel of the United States Customs Service where he defended the United States Government before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission as well as in labor/union matters. He is currently a member of the New York State Bar, Washington, D.C. Bar, New York State Bar Association, New York State Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Committee and the Nassau County Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Committee.
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