Lawrence Woodmere Academy Board of Trustees


Vincent F. Gerbino

Board Chair

Board Secretary

Vincent F. Gerbino, Is the current board president and secretary.  He has been a trustee since 2017. Vince is a founding partner at Bruno, Gerbino & Soriano, LLP, which recently celebrated its 20thanniversary in August, 2016. His practice also includes general liability defense matters consisting of premises liability, vehicular negligence, tort assaults and coverage analysis. Mr. Gerbino leads multi-faceted investigations on behalf of his insurance clients and routinely conducts Examinations Under Oath of claimants and medical providers.

Throughout his 30-year career, Mr. Gerbino has been recognized as a leader in his field, having most recently received his designation as a Certified Litigation Management Professional (CLMP) from the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM).

Mr. Gerbino is frequently called on to offer his insight into relevant issues affecting the insurance industry. His most recent published article, “Beyond the Insured: Uncovering Misrepresentations in Insurance Applications,” appeared in Claims ManagementMagazine in November 2016. His previous article, “You Won, Now Try and Collect,”appeared in the same publication in December 2015.

Mr. Gerbino is licensed to practice law in New York, New Jersey, the District of Columbia and the United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of New York and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.  He is a member of the New York State and District of Columbia Bar Associations.

Mr. Gerbino graduated from New York University in 1985 with a bachelor’s degree in political science. He received his Juris Doctor Degree from St. John’s University School of Law in 1988.


Leon Lee

Board Co-Chair


Steve Souhrada

Vice President


Jay Arnow



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