Donald Bernstein


Donald M. Bernstein has been practicing law in the State of New York since 1984.  His is one of the most recognized names in the legal profession in the hospitality field, with a particular emphasis representing businesses before community boards and the New York State Liquor Authority.


Mr. Bernstein has filed hundreds of liquor license applications of all types.  He has published articles on licensing, regularly teaches a Continuing Legal Education class on the subject to New York lawyers, testified before the New York State Assembly, and has been interviewed on news programs.  He was also asked to participate in a Community Board Task Force evaluating liquor license issues.


Mr. Bernstein also has extensive experience in the area of commercial litigation and has tried cases and argued appeals, including before the New York Court of Appeals.

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