John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the City University of New York (B.A., 1979); St. John’s University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 1983). Co-Author: “1986 Legislative Changes in New York Tort Law: An Analysis”, New York State Bar Journal, April, 1987. Lecturer: Tort Law, Continuing Legal Education Program, New York City, 1986.
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
American Association for Justice
New York County Lawyers Association
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Mass Torts Trial Lawyers Association
New Jersey Super Lawyers
New York State Steering Committee for Rezulin Litigation and American Association for Justice Leader’s Forum
Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee and Discovery Subcommittee – Zyprexa Multi-District Litigation No. 1596
Steering Committee for the World Trade Center Bombing Litigation
Defective Drug Liability
Defective Medical Device Liability
Nursing Home Negligence
General Personal Injury Negligence Litigation
Lieutenant, New York City Police Department, 1969-1984.
Mr. Waichman was honored on March 3, 2005 at the New York Families for Autistic Children’s Awards Ceremony with a Proclamation from the New York City Council (for outstanding service in the City and community); a Citation of Honor from the Office of the Borough President of Queens County; a Proclamation from the U.S. House of Representatives, signed by Congressman Anthony D. Weiner; and a Congressional Achievement Award (in recognition of his outstanding and invaluable service to the community) from the U.S. House of Representatives, signed by Congressman Gregory W. Meeks. Mr. Waichman also received a Citation from the New York State Assembly, signed by Assemblywomen Audrey I. Pheffer, and a Proclamation from the New York State Senate, signed by State Senator Serphin R. Maltese, for his outstanding service to the community.