McCoy Joins Corporate/Securities Group

August 16, East Meadow - David E. MCoy, Jr. (Brooklyn) joined the Corporate/Securities Practice Group at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP as an Associate.

In December 2012, Mr. McCoy earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Hofstra University School of Law and his Master in Business Administration, with Distinction, from Hofstra University, Frank G. Zarb School of Business. Mr. McCoy received an award for Excellence in Bankruptcy Law and was the recipient of the Editor of the Year award while serving as the Business Editor of the Hofstra Law Review. He later served as a Consulting Editor for the Hofstra Law Review.

During law school, Mr. McCoy was a member of the Moot Court Board and was elected Treasurer of the Student Bar Association. He made the Dean's List and was a member of the Dean's Scholar Program. In the business school, Mr. McCoy served as the Vice President of the Private Equity Forum.

Mr. McCoy earned his undergraduate degree in 2009 from Michigan State University, James Madison College, where he majored in International Relations with a specialization in Political Economy. He studied abroad at two points during his undergraduate career, first in Thailand and Laos, then later in Romania and Turkey.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. McCoy interned at the law offices of Edward Weissman, located in New York City. Previously he was a law clerk at Martyn Toher & Martyn in Mineola.

Mr. McCoy is admitted to practice in the state of New York and his admission to practice in the state of New Jersey is pending.

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Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP has grown into Long Island's second largest full-service law firm with offices in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Its 13 practice areas include: real estate, real property tax certiorari and condemnation, cooperative and condominium, land use/environmental law, corporate/securities, litigation, commercial lending, labor relations/employment law, bankruptcy and debtor/creditor rights, trusts and estates, elder law, telecommunications law, and criminal law.