Areas of Specialization

  • Psychotherapy Malpractice - When a  therapist  performs below the standard of care and there is harm, you can  bring a lawsuit for damages.

  • Professional and Business License Defense - We provide legal representation if your professional or business license is in jeopardy or you are threatened with revocation.

  • Mediation Services - Mediation and alternative dispute resolution services is an effective and cost-efficient way to settle disputes without going to court.


About Donald A. Eisner, Ph.D. J.D.

Donald A. Eisner, Ph.D. J.D. is a licensed attorney and psychologist. He has a Ph.D. from West Virginia University, a post-doctorate in gerontology studies at the University of Southern California, and a law degree from the University of West Los Angeles. He was licensed to practice as an attorney in California in 1988. Donald Eisner is currently Dean of Eisner Institute for Professional Studies where he teaches courses on law and ethics and expert witness testimony.

Dr. Eisner has represented clients in numerous psychotherapy cases involving abuse of transference, implanting false memories of abuse, medication side effects, improper dual relationships, and involuntary hospitalization.

Donald A. Eisner has represented numerous healthcare professionals, including psychologists, social workers, dentists, and physical therapists.

Donald A. Eisner has a Certificate of Advanced Professional Development for Mediation and Conflict Resolution. He has completed the core training for the California Dispute Resolution Program Act (DRPA). His background includes 20 years experience negotiating and settling civil lawsuits.

Donald A. Eisner, Ph.D., J.D.
Licensed Psychologist  PSY5920
Licensed Attorney  SBN 134400

16133 Ventura Bl., Ste. 700
Encino, CA 91436
(818) 788-6512