Lawrence D. Berger 

Professional Experience:  Mr. Berger is Of Counsel to Reisman Carolla Gran & Zuba LLP.  For the last 8 years, the primary focus of Mr. Berger’s professional practice has been the legal rights of people with disabilities, including special education, the Americans with Disabilities Act, higher education, professional licensing as it relates to people with disabilities, testing accommodations for “high stakes” exams including licensing exams, and the right of people with disabilities to live and work in the community.  Previously, and following graduation from law school, Mr. Berger practiced for more than 35 years as a partner in two Philadelphia law firms specializing in commercial litigation including among other things class actions (both plaintiffs and defendants), antitrust and securities law, contract law, mortgage lending and other secured transactions.
Community Service:  Mr. Berger was a member of the Haddonfield Board of Education from 1996 to 2008, including service as Board Vice President, and chair of many committees including Student Services (Special Education), Employee Relations and Negotiations, and Buildings & Grounds.
Admitted to Practice:  Mr. Berger is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and before the United States Courts of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, and the District of New Jersey.
Education:  Mr. Berger graduated magna cum laude in 1969 with a B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania, where he majored in Political Science.  In 1972, he graduated with a J.D. degree from Yale Law School where he was a member of Yale Legislative Services.


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