Stephen Ernst, Esq.

Stephen Ernst is a partner at Segal, Berk, Gaines & Liss and a graduate of Temple University School of Law. Prior to beginning his study of law, Mr. Ernst attended the George Washington University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree. After graduating from GWU, Mr. Ernst began his career in the United States… (read more)

Gerald S. Segal, Esq.

Gerald S. Segal, Esq. founded the law firm of Segal, Berk, Gaines and Liss in 1967. He is currently the Senior Partner and Managing Partner at the firm. Mr. Segal graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Drexel University in 1963. He then went on to attend Temple Law School where he received his Doctor… (read more)

Steven Berk, Esq.

Steven Berk, Esq. is a partner at Segal, Berk, Gaines and Liss. He handles Civil Litigation, Business, Real Estate, Zoning, Liquor License Transactions and Commercial Transaction cases for the firm. Mr. Berk graduated from Dickinson College with a Bachelor of Arts. His degree was granted Magna Cum Laude and he was elected to the Phi… (read more)

William Gaines, Esq.

William Gaines, Esq. has been with Segal, Berk, Gaines and Liss since 1973. In 1981, he became a name partner. Mr. Gaines has over 40 years of experience. Mr. Gaines graduated from American University’s School of Public Administration in 1969. He then attended Duquesne University where he obtained his Juris Doctor degree in 1973. His… (read more)

Patricia J. Cooney, Esq.

Patricia J. Cooney, Esquire is a partner at Segal, Berk, Gaines and Liss. She has been with the firm for over thirty-three years successfully litigating hundreds of civil cases including Jury Trials, Non-Jury Trials, Arbitrations and Mediation Hearings in both Federal and State courts. Ms. Cooney has also done appellate work before the Pennsylvania Supreme… (read more)

Derek S. Liss, Esq.

Derek Liss, Esq. is a partner at Segal, Berk, Gaines and Liss who specializes in personal injury cases, specifically focusing on auto accidents, premise liability and slip and fall cases. He also handles all of the family law cases which includes divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support and protection from abuse. Mr. Liss graduated… (read more)