David L. Ganz

David L. Ganz, managing partner and principal litigator in the law firm of Ganz, Hollinger & Towe in New York City, and Ganz & Sivin, P.A., of Fair Lawn, N.J., has been an award-winning writer in the numismatic field for more than 30 years. His knowledge about coins and the law is widely sought after, both as a consultant, a writer, and a lawyer, having been asked to testify before the Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs and other subcommittees of the House Banking committee on more than a dozen occasions since 1974, most recently in July 1995. He has served as a columnist for Coin World from 1976-96 ("Backgrounder" and "Law and Collectibles") and for Numismatic News Weekly from 1969-present, ("Under the Glass"). He has written "Coin Market Insider's Report" each month for COINage Magazine since 1974. His column "Law and Coins"(TM) began on NumisMedia in March, 1999. He is the recipient of the Numismatic Literary Guild's highest honor, the Clement F. Bailey Award (1996).