Michael Lumer

New York City, New York
Experience: 21 years
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About Michael Lumer

For more than twenty years Michael Lumer has fought for victims of police and government misconduct. Michael graduated in 1995 from Brooklyn Law School, where he was a Richardson Scholar, a recipient of the Edward Sparer Public Interest Fellowship, and an editor on the Brooklyn Law Review. Michael, who maintains the legal blog "Fourth and Fourteenth," and has written on criminal procedure law and the historical relationship between race and the death penalty in New York, began his legal career as a criminal defense and civil rights attorney, representing people who had been assaulted, falsely arrested, wrongly prosecuted, or otherwise mistreated by members of law enforcement. Prior to graduating law school, Michael spent several years working as a consultant for J.P. Morgan, and several more in commercial banking. Michael has also represented individuals, businesses, and corporations in criminal, commercial, and employment litigation in both state and federal courts. Through his extensive experience, hard work and commitment, Michael has consistently achieved outstanding results for his clients, recovering millions of dollars in settlements and judgments.

Practice Areas

  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Civil Rights
  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law


  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • New YorkSince 1996
  • US Dist Ct., EDNYSince 1996
  • US Dist Ct., SDNYSince 1996
  • 2nd CircuitSince 1999


  • Brooklyn Law School J.D. (1995) 1992 - 1995Honors: Richardson Scholar, Edward Sparer Public Interest FellowActivities: Notes and Com
  • City University of New York - Hunter College B.A. | Political Science, Philosophy 1988 - 1991Honors: Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Thomas Hunter Honors Program

Professional Association

  • New York County Lawyers' Association #975865 Member 2015 - Current
  • New York State Bar #975866 Member 1996 - Current


225 Broadway
Suite 2700 New York
New York City, NY 10007 USA

Telephone: (212) 566-5060

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