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Leonard Weinstock, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1964, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1963, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1963, United States Tax Court 1963.


Weinstock, Leonard was born on August 18, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel Morris and Evelyn (Reiser) Weinstock.


Brooklyn College of the City University of New York (Bachelor of Science, 1956). St. John's University (Bachelor of Laws, 1959. Juris Doctor, 1968).


Worked at Garbarini & Scher, P.C. (New York, NY) specializing in General Negligence, Professional Liability, Toxic Torts, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability, Aviation and Personal Injury Law. Litigation, Trials and Appeals. Admitted to the bar, 1961, New York.

1964, United States. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. 1965, United States. Supreme Court. 1966, United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Instructor in Law, Practising Law Institute, 1983—. Arbitrator: United States. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 1986—.

Nassau County District Court, 1983—. Member: Nassau County (Member, Committees on: General Practice. Insurance Law; Medical Malpractice) and New York State Bar Associations.

New York State Trial Lawyers Association. Military: Specialist, United States. Army Surgical Research Unit, 1959-1962.

Garbarini & Scher has represented insurance companies in the defense of multi-peril and casualty claims for over 35 years. Our experience covers all types of multi-peril, general liability, products liability, aviation, errors and omissions, professional indemnity, excess and umbrella coverages. We have represented clients in the defense of multi-peril litigation in the States of New York and New Jersey and have acted in a supervisory capacity in matters throughout the United States and Canada.

The firm encourages continuing professional development and all partners and associates participate in continuing legal education seminars, professional association activities and civic affairs.


Legal counsel Massapequa Soccer Club, New York, since 1981. County committeeman Democratic Party, Massapequa Park, New York, since 1979. With United States Army, 1959-1962.

Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association (member medical jurisprudence insurance committee 1978), New York Trial Lawyers Association.


  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, softball, racquetball.


Married Rita Lee Itkowitz, May 25, 1963. Children: Gregg Douglas, Valerie Lisa, Tara Diane.