Leizerman & Associates
Michael Jay Leizerman is the co-founder of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA). He concentrates his practice in select catastrophic injury truck collision cases across the country.
Michael is the author of the Thomson West/AAJ three-volume treatise, Litigating Truck Accident Cases. He was the first Chair of AAJ’s Trucking Litigation Group. Michael attended truck driving school and obtaining his Commercial Driver’s License while managing his law practice.
He has taken 14 truck and bus cases to trial in the last decade. He has received record-breaking truck accident settlements and verdicts across the country, including multiple verdicts with punitive damages.
Michael is a Board Certified and Re-certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Michael is a member of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society and has a passion for studying the art and science of persuasion. Among his many honors, Michael is particularly proud to be a graduate of Gerry Spence’s Trial Lawyers College.