Lou has been practicing for more than 25 years in criminal defense, commercial litigation, real estate, and employment law. He is the Director of Advocacy Programs at Pace University Law School, and has served as an Adjunct Faculty member at Fordham Law School, St. John's School of Law, and Pace Law School. Lou was the former Head of Staff Development at The Legal Aid Society in New York City. In practice, Lou has won numerous acquittals for clients charged with RICO, White Collar offenses, and other serious federal and state offenses. Known as a key trial strategist, Lou has conducted over 100 jury trials in civil and criminal cases.