George Berger, senior litigator at Phillips Nizer LLP, has been re-appointed by the New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division First Department to a three-year term as a member of the Departmental Disciplinary Committee commencing on January 1, 2011. This is Mr. Berger's second consecutive three-year term of service.
Mr. Berger, who joined Phillips Nizer in 1960, leads the firm's Insurance practice. He earned his Juris Doctor from New York University's School of Law and his undergraduate degree summa cum laude from New York University's University College. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Western Districts, several U.S. Court of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court.