David L. Disler

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David L. Disler is a litigator who partners with private and public entity clients to advise on a variety of employment and education law subjects, including compliance with state and federal statutes and regulations, employment-related matters, tenure issues, grievances, construction concerns, healthcare and benefits, and, labor relations.

Mr. Disler investigates and counsels on allegations of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and breaches of the collective negotiations agreement.  In addition, he is able to simplify matters for his clients by preparing a wide array of agreements, such as settlement agreements, shared service agreements, leases, collective negotiations agreements, and vendor contracts.

Mr. Disler is a member of the firm's Litigation Practice Group and has authored numerous articles for a variety of publications, including the New Jersey Law Journal, the American Bar Association's TIPS Employment and Labor Law Committee Newsletter, and the New Jersey Police Chief Magazine. 

He presently serves on the Board of Trustees for the New Jersey Association of School Attorneys, on the Board of Directors for the Lehigh Lawyers Association, on the Board of Trustees for the Roseland Glen Condominium Association, and as the Morris County co-coordinator for the Vincent J. Apruzzese High School Mock Trial Competition.

Mr. Disler earned his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Brooklyn Law School, and his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Lehigh University.

Prior Relevant Experience
  • Fogarty & Hara, Esqs., Fair Lawn, NJ, Associate, September 2014 – June 2016.
  • Hon. Frances A. McGrogan, Superior Court of New Jersey, Hackensack, NJ, Judicial Law Clerk, 2013 – 2014.
  • Bursor & Fisher, New York, NY, Legal Intern, Spring 2013.
  • The Goodman Law Firm, Brooklyn, NY, Legal Intern, Fall 2012.
  • Hon. Devin P. Cohen, New York City Civil Court, Brooklyn, NY, Judicial Intern, Summer 2012.
  • Employment Law Clinic, Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY, Clinic Intern, Spring 2012.
  • Children’s Law Center Clinic, Brooklyn, NY, Clinic Intern, Fall 2011.
  • City of Newark Law Department, Newark, NJ, Legal Intern, Labor and Employment Section, Summer 2011.
Organizations/Memberships
  • New Jersey Association of School Attorneys, Board of Trustees
  • Lehigh Lawyers Association, Board of Directors
  • Roseland Glen Condominium Association, Board of Trustees
  • Vincent J. Apruzzese High School Mock Trial Competition, Morris County Co-Coordinator
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
Publications
Speaking Engagements
  • "The FMLA and Other Leave Issues," National Business Institute, Princeton, NJ, July 17, 2018.   
  • "Negotiating Indemnification Provisions and Agreements," National Business Institute, Newark, NJ, December 21, 2017.
  • "Battle of the Sexes: Waging War Over Pay Equity," Porzio Employment Law Forum, Morristown, NJ, November 15, 2017.
  • "Negotiating Healthcare Benefits and the Sunset of Chapter 78," New Jersey School Boards Association School Law Forum, Atlantic City, NJ, October 26, 2017. 
  • "National Labor Relations Board Decisions Affecting Unionized and Non-Unionized Workplaces," National Business Institute, Newark, NJ, December 7, 2016.
  • "Cyber Security For Employers: Not A Question Of If, But When," Porzio Employment Law Forum, Morristown, NJ, November 15, 2016.

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Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

Education

Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY, J.D., cum laude, 2013

  • Academic Achievement Scholarship 
  • Brooklyn Law School Pro Bono Award
  • Carswell Scholarship
  • Centennial Grant
  • Dean’s Merit Scholarship
  • Professor Nancy H. Fink Award

Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, B.A., magna cum laude, Political Science and Science, Technology & Society, 2010

  • Dean's List
  • Francis Shoemaker Award for Excellence
  • University Honors Convocation 

Contact Address

100 Southgate Parkway

Morristown, NJ 07962-1997

Phone: 973.538.4006

Fax: 973.538.5146