Lester Brickman

Prof. Lester Brickman

Professor of Law, Yeshiva University Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Professor Brickman teaches Contracts, Professional Responsibility, and Land Use, among other courses. His areas of expertise include legal ethics, contingency fees, mass torts, and asbestos litigation. His writings on these and other subjects are widely cited and he is frequently quoted in the press.



  • B.S., 1961, Carnegie–Mellon University
  • J.D., 1964, University of Florida
  • LL.M., 1965, Yale University