Gregory S. Lisi
Gregory S. Lisi
Gregory S. Lisi is Head of the Firm’s Employment and Labor practice group, concentrating in labor and employment law, sexual harassment and discrimination law, overtime and wage law, labor relations, management/union issues, business immigration and naturalization law, corporate law, commercial transaction law, and real estate law. He has represented plaintiffs, defendants, publicly traded and private companies, trade groups and associations, the United States Government, and New York State government entities.
Mr. Lisi is a member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the Nassau County Bar Association. In 2018, he was installed as Treasurer.
Mr. Lisi was a contributing author to the treatise Sex Discrimination and Sexual Harassment in the Work Place by Solotoff and Kramer published by Law Journal Press. He also authored a note published in the Georgetown Immigration Law Journal entitled, 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, Labor Relations, Immigration, and Federal Litigation topics.
Mr. Lisi 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.
Mr. Lisi has practiced before the Federal Courts including the United States Supreme Court, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, New York State and Nassau County Divisions of Human Rights, the New York City Commission on Human Rights, the Immigration and Naturalization Service, the National Labor Relations Board, the National Mediation Board, labor and corporate arbitrations and mediations, and the Courts of New York City, Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties.
Among the professional honors Mr. Lisi has received are: New York Super Lawyers; Long Island’s Top Legal Eagle; Who’s Who in Labor Law; Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award; Pro Bono Attorney of the Year; Access to Justice Champion; Pro Bono Attorney of the Month, and Nassau County Bar Association Distinguished Professional Achievement in Labor & Employment Law.
- Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia, J.D., 1992
- University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, B.A., 1989, magna cum laude
- New York State Bar
- District of Columbia Bar
- Supreme Court of the United States of America
- United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
- United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
- New York State Bar Association (Labor and Employment Law Committee)
- Nassau County Bar Association (Board of Directors and Labor and Employment Law Committee)
- NYS Society of CPAs
- Anti-Defamation League’s Civil Rights Committee
- June 6,2018
Karabatos Elected President and Gregory Lisi Elected Treasurer of the Nassau County Bar Association
- May 9, 2018
Gregory Lisi Presents to the Long Island Gasoline Retailers Association
- April 25, 2018
Lisi Presents on Employment Agreements, Restrictive Covenants and Trade Secrets
- February 12, 2018
Firm’s LIGCN hosted a CLE seminar is “Time’s Up on Sexual Harassment – Changing the Workplace in a #MeToo World.”
- September 21, 2017
Sixteen Partners from Forchelli, Curto, Deegan, Schwartz, Mineo & Terrana LLP Named 2017 New York Super Lawyers®
- June 6, 2017
Steven G. Leventhal Elected President and Gregory S. Lisi Secretary of the Nassau County Bar Association
- April 6, 2017
LI Pulse Magazine Names Greg Lisi as a 2017 Legal Eagle
- October 21, 2015
Partners Gregory S. Lisi and Peter B. Skelos Presents at the Hofstra University Department of Professional Development
- February 9, 2015
Gregory S. Lisi, Head of the Firm’s Employment & Labor Practice on 90.3 FM Discussing Labor Law Issues
- November 17, 2014
Partners Gregory S. Lisi and Keith J. Frank Present a CLE to the Firm’s Long Island General Counsel Network
- June 3, 2014
Nassau County Bar Association Names Head of the Firm’s Employment & Labor Practice Gregory S. Lisi to Board
- March 1, 2014
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center Honors Head of the Firm’s Employment & Labor Practice Gregory S. Lisi As Pro Bono Attorney of the Year
- March 13, 2013
Nassau Bar Association Names Head of the Firm’s Employment & Labor Practice Greg Lisi Pro Bono Attorney of the Month for March 2013
- February 24th, 2012
Partner Gregory S. Lisi Named a 2012, “Who’s Who in Labor Law,” by Long Island Business News
- November 3, 2011
Gregory S. Lisi Profiled in Long Island Business News Newsmakers Section