New York Employment Lawyers

Joshua Friedman
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 32 years experience

Joshua Friedman, a graduate of Columbia Law School, has over thirty years of experience representing employees in discrimination and sexual harassment lawsuits in state and federal courts. Joshua Friedman's practice is... Read More »
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Dorina Cela
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney

Thomas Jefferson School of LawNew York
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Effat Hussain
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer

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Jason L. Solotaroff
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 28 years experience

Columbia Law School2nd Circuit, U.S. Supreme Court, United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, United States District Court, Southern District of New York and New York
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Sandra P. Lahens
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney

Fordham University School of LawNew Jersey and New York
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Inna Fershteyn
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(718) 333-2395 ESTATE PLANNING LAWYER NY
626 First Avenue, Suite W31A
New York, NY 10016
Employment, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Inna Fershteyn is Brooklyn leading estate planning lawyer who received education from the top schools and practiced law in several major law firms before opening Law Offices of Inna Fershteyn and Associates, P.C. Ms. Fershteyn's professional philosophy is that ability, experience, service, and direct accountability are the primary components of effective legal representation. Her accomplishments and renowned success are due to this strict adherence to providing first rate, specialized services that are custom tailored to meet the unique needs of each client. Ms. Fershteyn is bilingual in English and Russian and has been practicing law for...
Jenice Malecki
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(212) 943-1233 11 Broadway
#715
New York, NY 10004
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Stockbroker Fraud
New York Law School
Jenice L. Malecki is a well-known securities attorney and the founder of Malecki Law. She is a successful and aggressive litigator with a uniquely diverse background representing thousands of investors and industry professionals. Ms. Malecki’s experience as a New York securities attorney began in class action litigation, working on the famed class action case In re Crazy Eddie. Throughout the 1990’s she represented numerous broker dealers in “boiler room” stock fraud cases and the progeny of the real-life Wolf of Wall Street. She has been the Vice-President on the board of the PIABA Foundation, with a mission to educate...
Matthew Weinick
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Melville, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(631) 352-0050 25 Melville Park Rd
#235
Melville, NY 11747
Free ConsultationEmployment, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University and SUNY Buffalo Law School
Matthew Weinick is a Long Island employment lawyer. Since the beginning of his career, Matt has been fighting for his clients’ workplace rights before Federal and State Court judges and administrative law judges. He has tried employment discrimination and retaliation cases before juries in Federal Court, represents clients at mediation and arbitration, and has argued appeals before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals and the New York Appellate Divisions, First and Second Departments. Matt’s success has been recognized for five consecutive years by Super Lawyers Magazine which listed him as a Rising Star from 2012-2016, a recognition reserved for...
Peter J. Famighetti
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Melville, NY Employment Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(631) 352-0050 25 Melville Park Rd
#235
Melville, NY 11747
Free ConsultationEmployment, Appeals, Civil Rights and Real Estate
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Peter is a passionate and dedicated advocate. Peter has represented clients in various forums, including the United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, as well as in New York State Courts in the region. Throughout his career that has spanned more than a decade, Peter has served as defendants' and Plaintiffs' counsel in single and class action employment related litigation. Most recently, Peter won a jury trial on a First Amendment retaliation case in Federal Court. Additionally, Peter has appeared extensively in cases before arbitration tribunals and administrative agencies, including...
Greta Katrin Kolcon
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Rochester, NY Employment Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(585) 987-2800 700 Crossroads Building
2 State Street
Rochester, NY 14614
Employment, Appeals, Business and Environmental
Stetson University College of Law
Practical, pragmatic advice and representation offered to clients to resolve real world complex problems.
Thoughtful dispute resolution and mediation services offered to litigants and their counsel.
Cost-effective strategies.
Depth of experience.
Individual focus.

The art of representing people.
Greg T. Rinckey
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Albany, NY Employment Law Lawyer
(518) 218-7100 441 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205
Employment, Criminal, Family and Military
Touro College
Greg T. Rinckey, Esq. serves as the Managing Partner of Tully Rinckey PLLC. Mr. Rinckey concentrates his practice on military law, federal employment and discrimination litigation, and national security clearance mitigation. During his previous tenure as an attorney with the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps, Mr. Rinckey prosecuted and defended military personnel in over one hundred felony cases with charges ranging from drug possession to murder. He has represented federal and private sector employees in investigations and cases in front of the Merit Systems Protection Board, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the Office of Special Counsel. Since...
V. Jonas Urba
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Tarrytown, NY Employment Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(914) 366-7366 520 White Plains Rd., Ste. 500
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Free ConsultationEmployment and Arbitration & Mediation
Valparaiso University School of Law
I'm an employment lawyer with 30 years of experience based in the greater New York City area.

I have worked as a state prosecutor and as an in-house, human resources attorney. I have been associated with a number of small law firms in addition to a 200 lawyer firm. I was the human resources director conducting internal investigations for a professional employer organization. I have founded and directed 3 law firms in 3 different states.

I am very familiar with the financial services, health care, union represented civil service, manufacturing, higher education, and sales industries. In addition to federal court litigation, mediation,...
Mr. Richard S. Jaffe
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Lake Success, NY Employment Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(516) 358-6900 2001 Marcus Avenue, W295
Lake Success, NY 11042
Free ConsultationEmployment, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
I began working at the Law Office of Stephen M. Cohen while finishing Law School at night. As a paralegal, I drafted motions and memoranda of law, and conducted extensive legal research, focusing on insurance, liability, medical and health care issues. After being admitted to the bar,I became an associate of the firm, representing seriously injured persons, health care facilities and doctors. As a Junior Partner, I oversaw the firm's paralegal and investigation team. Currently, as name partner, I continue to practice in the areas of Personal Injury, Insurance Law, Products Liability, Lead Paint Poisoning, and Public Entity Liability. I...
David Pierre Turchi
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(212) 324-1707 305 Madison Avenue, Ste. 4600
New York, NY 10165
Employment, Business, Collections and Construction
American University Washington College of Law
Jeffrey J. Tyrpak
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Amherst, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(716) 636-7600 2410 N. Forest Road
Ste. 301
Amherst, NY 14068
Employment, Estate Planning, Health Care and Real Estate
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Jeffrey Tyrpak, an Amherst native, attended Fordham University and obtained his BA in International Political Economy in 2010. In 2013, he earned his JD at UB Law School with a concentration in Finance Transactions.

He started practicing law at a small firm in New York City before returning home and joining our team in December of 2016. While working in New York City, Mr. Tyrpak handled litigation in federal court regarding collective bargaining agreements and ERISA for employee benefit funds. He also worked on government compliance matters under the Affordable Care Act and ERISA.

Currently, Mr. Tyrpak resides in HoganWillig's Real Estate...
Charles Joseph
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 28 years experience

Charles Joseph founded Joseph and Kirschenbaum LLP in 1997, after graduating from the NYU School of Law in 1990 and working for a large Wall Street firm. Joseph and Kirschenbaum is a boutique firm of five attorneys... Read More »
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Stacey Edelbaum Boretz
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 26 years experience

Stacey Edelbaum Boretz, concentrates her practice in Employment Law and Commercial Litigation. She is a seasoned litigator with over 27 years of experience in New York and New Jersey courts, as well as the Appellate... Read More »
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Gennady Litvin
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(718) 504-6090 517 BRIGHTON BEACH AVE
FL 2
BROOKLYN, NY 11235
Free ConsultationBROOKLYN, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
Employment, Personal Injury and Real Estate
University of Miami School of Law
Gennady Litvin, Esq. is an associate with Law Office of Yuriy Moshes, P.C. Mr. Litvin graduated Pace University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Economics, and went on to pursue his Juris Doctorate at the University of Miami School of Law, where he was a proud member of the esteemed Business Law Review. Gennady Litvin was admitted into the Florida State Bar in 2008 and the New York State Bar in 2009. Also, Mr. Litvin is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, United States District Court for the Southern...
David Fallon
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Albany, NY Employment Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(518) 218-7100 441 New Karner Rd
Albany, NY 12205
Employment, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Landlord Tenant
Brooklyn Law School
David focuses his practice on federal and private sector employment litigation. He also represents businesses in a wide range of matters, from simple non-competes and commercial claims, to complex federal litigation involving multi-million dollar contract disputes.

David has a strong record of success representing his clients in court before federal administrative agencies and on appeal. He understands that no two cases are exactly alike, and he works with his clients to try and achieve the best possible result based on the unique facts of their case. David litigates aggressively on behalf of his clients, while always taking the client’s own tolerance...
Marie Napoli
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(844) 230-7676 360 Lexington Ave
11th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Free ConsultationEmployment, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
St. John's University School of Law and New York University School of Law
Marie has been an attorney for over twenty-three years. She has experience handling personal injury, medical malpractice, employment discrimination and mass tort matters. Marie earned her J.D. from St. John’s University Law School and her L.L.M. degree from New York University (NYU) School of Law. She has worked for the New York Appellate Division, 2nd Department and has taught CLE courses on Tort & Civil Procedure at St. John’s University School of Law.

As a founding partner of Napoli Shkolnik, PLLC, Marie was involved in many depositions and has tried multiple cases to verdict. Marie understands the breadth of the...
Anthony J. Kuhn
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Buffalo, NY Employment Law Attorney with 4 years experience
(716) 439-4700 5488 Sheridan Drive
Suite 500
Buffalo, NY 14221
Employment, Appeals, Business and Military
University at Buffalo Law School
As Managing Partner at Tully Rinckey PLLC, Anthony relies heavily on his vast leadership experience in overseeing the daily operations of the Buffalo office and its staff. As a military leader, having served over 22 years in the U.S. Army and Army Reserve, Anthony brings decades of leadership training and experience to the Buffalo office. Anthony has previously served as a senior drill sergeant, a combat intelligence advisor to the New Iraqi Amy, and a first sergeant and acting commander to a combat engineer drill sergeant company. Anthony is currently serving in a brigade-level staff sergeant major position. Anthony has...
John J. P. Howley
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(212) 601-2728 350 Fifth Avenue, 59th Floor
New York, NY 10118
Free ConsultationEmployment and Health Care
New York Law School
John Howley has more than 25 years of experience representing clients in government investigations, trials and appeals throughout the United States. Among his noteworthy cases, Mr. Howley has: - won an $80 million settlement in a race discrimination class action; - argued in the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of the Government of India; - won a labor arbitration for the NYC police officer's union; - won an $800,000.00 employment termination settlement for a live-in nanny; - overturned death sentences for clients in Alabama, Ohio, and Virginia; - defended major pharmaceutical companies in multi-billion dollar lawsuits. Mr. Howley...
Derek John Soltis
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New york, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(844) 533-3367 276 Fifth Avenue, Suite 704
New york, NY 10001
Free ConsultationEmployment, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense and Probate
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Derek J. Soltis, Esq. is graduate of Rutgers School of Law Newark and an admitted attorney in the State of New York. Mr. Soltis also has an MBA in Management Systems with an International Business Designation from Fordham University Graduate School of Business and a Master of Science in Information and Communication Systems where he specialized in System Dynamics. While at Fordham Mr. Soltis graduated in the top 10% of class and was enrolled in Phi Kappa Phi the Collegiate Honor Society and Beta Gamma Sigma the Business Honors Society. Mr. Soltis's undergraduate degree is a BBA from the University...
Tyler Patterson
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Binghamton, NY Employment Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(518) 218-7100 4100 Vestal Road
Suite 104
Binghamton, NY 13850
Employment
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
As an Associate at Tully Rinckey PLLC’s Binghamton office, Tyler defends the rights of federal and private employees who require assistance with harassment, disability retirement, retaliation, disciplinary, discrimination and adverse action, among a range of other legal matters including Title IX representation. Drawing from his experience as a litigation attorney with several notable law firms within the nation’s capital, Tyler brings a fresh perspective on federal labor and employment law to the area’s practice group at the firm.

Prior to joining Tully Rinckey PLLC, Tyler was a litigation attorney with a prominent Washington, D.C. law firm, where he gained extensive experience...
Barry Eran Janay
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(917) 756-8501 14 Murray St.
Suite 235
New York, NY 10007
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, IP and Workers' Comp
Golden Gate University and Golden Gate University School of Law
Barry Janay, Esq. represents emerging businesses in matters relating to commercial litigation, intellectual property infringement matters and other intellectual property litigation (including misappropriation of confidential and trade secret information), employment and labor law, collections, defamation, privacy and media law litigation matters. Barry serves as counsel for clients in industries ranging from publishing, software, retailers, and consumer products to online businesses.
Michael Allan Rosenhouse
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Rochester, NY Employment Law Attorney with 44 years experience
(585) 232-8500 75 Clinton Ave. S.
510 Clinton Sq.
Rochester, NY 14604
Free ConsultationEmployment, Appeals and Business
University of Chicago
Michael A. Rosenhouse concentrates his Rochester, NY, based practice in appeals and complex trial court motions, and includes experience both with and against prominent New York City and Chicago lawyers. He has received the highest rating from the oldest and most reputable peer-review institution in the profession. His successful appellate practice is supported by years of experience in complex civil litigation. He is the author of several books and articles on a wide variety of legal subjects and has lectured for national and local, specialized and general, legal educational organizations.
Joseph Maya
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(212) 682-5700 261 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10016
Free ConsultationEmployment, Criminal, Education and Family
University of Michigan Law School
Mr. Maya received his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School and his B.A., Cum Laude, from New York University. He began his career at Clifford Chance in New York City and he has practiced in the state and federal courts of New York and Connecticut. He is the Managing Partner of Maya Murphy. Mr. Maya was born in Brooklyn, New York and resides with his family in Westport, CT.
Silvia Stanciu
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney

Hofstra UniversityNew Jersey and New York
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Parisis G. Filippatos
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 27 years experience

Boston College Law SchoolNew York
Charles Joseph
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(212) 651-4238 32 Broadway
Suite 601
New York, NY 10004
Free ConsultationEmployment
New York University
Charles Joseph founded Joseph and Kirschenbaum LLP in 1997, after graduating from the NYU School of Law in 1990 and working for a large Wall Street firm. Joseph and Kirschenbaum is a boutique firm of five attorneys dedicated to helping employees win workers' rights claims and is considered one of the leading plaintiff's employment firms in New York City. His team has recovered more than $100,000,000 for victims of employer wrongdoing, including wage theft, sexual harassment and employment discrimination.

Charles is also an employment history buff and currently is working on a master's degree from the University of Edinburgh School of...
Robert S. Iwrey Esq.
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(212) 734-0128 1370 Broadway
#558
New York, NY 10018
New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
Employment, Administrative and Health Care
Wayne State University Law School
ROBERT S. IWREY is a founding partner of The Health Law Partners, P.C. He graduated with High Distinction from the University of Michigan in 1988. While at the University of Michigan, he was an Executive Member of the Psi Chi National Honor Society and was a member of the Golden Key National Honor society. In 1993, Mr. Iwrey earned his J.D. at Wayne State University Law School, where he was awarded the American Jurisprudence Award in Advanced Legal Writing and was an award-winning member of Moot Court. Mr. Iwrey has been a practicing litigator since 1993. In addition, he...
Wendi S Lazar
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(212) 245-1000 685 Third Avenue
25th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Employment
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
WENDI S. LAZAR is a partner at Outten & Golden LLP where she co-heads the firm’s Individual Practice and the Executives and Professionals Practice Group. Ms. Lazar practices in many areas of employment law with a focus on executive agreements, including retention, expatriate, non-competition, talent, severance, and compensation arrangements. She also represents teams of executives, founders and partners transitioning during a sale, merger and acquisitions and other corporate transactions. Ms. Lazar’s practice is international in scope, and she advises clients and attorneys in the U.S. and abroad on employment, contract, and often related immigration issues. Ms. Lazar represents individuals, partners,...
Derek T. Smith
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(877) 469-5297 One Penn Plaza
Suite 4905
New York, NY 10119
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
Dickinson School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Derek Smith is an experienced Employment discrimination and sexual harassment Attorney in New York City, New Jersey, Philadelphia and Miami who has particular experience in the areas of Sexual Harassment, Employment Discrimination, Workplace Discrimination, Pregnancy Discrimination, Age Discrimination, Sex or Gender Discrimination, Race Discrimination, Disability Discrimination, Retaliation and Wrongful Termination, National Origin Discrimination, Religious Discrimination, Criminal Conviction Discrimination, Civil Rights Litigation, Wage & Hour and Overtime.
Ryan C. Johnsen
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Amherst, NY Employment Law Attorney with 4 years experience
(716) 636-7600 2410 N. Forest Road
Amherst, NY 14068
Free ConsultationEmployment, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Adam Gana
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(800) 810-4262 345 7th Ave 21st Floor
New York, NY 10001
Free ConsultationNew York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
Employment, Appeals, Business and Insurance Claims
New York Law School
J. Nelson Thomas
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Rochester, NY Employment Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(525) 272-0540 693 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607
Employment
University of Virginia School of Law
I am one of the founding partners of Thomas & Solomon LLP. Ihave more than a decade's experience in employment law litigation and counsel. I litigate a range of matters from complex employment class action lawsuits to litigation involving all types of individual workplace disputes, ranging from claims of illegal termination and harassment, to actions to recover unpaid benefits.
I am also a certified Federal Court mediator with WDNY, with over 25 certified hours of training and role-play. Completed at least one observation and two meditations under the supervision of the WDNY program director. Maintains a minimum of 6...
Robert G. Leino
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(212) 706-0749 611 W. 137th Street
# 1
New York, NY 10031
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Practicing law since 1982. Serving people with top-quality legal services. Providing personal service and quick access. Offering deep experience for civil cases in the areas of civil litigation, tort-personal injury-wrongful death claims, commercial litigation and business disputes, intellectual property-trademark-trade secret infringements, real estate litigation and estates litigation.
William P. Lalor
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(646) 818-9870 30 Wall Street, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Education and Insurance Claims
The Pennsylvania State University School of Law
In more than sixteen years of law practice, Bill Lalor has represented a diverse group of individual and commercial clients in litigated and other matters involving complex insurance coverage (including coverage-in-place agreements, structured settlements, and other coverage issues), employment, education, FINRA (including “dirty” U-5 issues), personal injury, toxic torts and mass torts, business disputes, regulatory matters, and other subject areas.

Bill has litigated cases involving high-profile clients and adversaries in federal, state and specialized courts throughout the United States, including “CNA” insurers and the Lloyd’s of London insurance market. He also served as National Coordinating Counsel for high-profile clients including Alcoa...
Susan Chana Lask
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(917) 300-1958 244 Fifth Avenue
Suite 2369
New York, NY 10001
Employment, Appeals, Criminal and Divorce
Whittier
I am dedicated to my clients' causes. I use an intelligent approach of strategizing every angle, starting from when I first talk to my client. I use my over 28 years of legal experience that I gained from some of the most controversial high profile cases to work towards winning your case. I use creative solutions by applying my keen knowledge of law and procedure.
Siobhan Klassen
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney

Hofstra UniversityNew York
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Joseph F. Kilada
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 19 years experience

Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center2nd Circuit, U.S. Supreme Court and New York
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Vincent A. Antoniello
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(646) 867-7997 535 5th Ave
16th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Employment, Appeals and Civil Rights
Seton Hall University School of Law
David Kirsch
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(917) 551-1340 61 Broadway, 25th Floor
New York, NY 10006
Free ConsultationEmployment, Criminal, DWI and White Collar Crime
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
I am a former Assistant District Attorney from the Bronx County District Attorney's Office, who specializes in Criminal Defense and Disciplinary Law. I represent union members and private clientele and practice in NYC, Long Island, Westchester, and Upstate New York.
Joseph P. Villanueva
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Scarsdale, NY Employment Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(800) 893-9645 700 White Plains Rd
#237
Scarsdale, NY 10583
Employment, Criminal and Traffic Tickets
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Do you like to save money? Of course you do. If you were issued a traffic ticket, speeding ticket, or moving violation in New York State, call me to learn how we can help you save money, time, and points on your license. Call us now 800-893-9645 and ask for your FREE telephone consultation. Join the thousands of drivers that have used our firm to successfully reduce their exposure to fines, points, and significant insurance increases. I am a former prosecutor and I look forward to speaking with you soon. 800-893-9645.
Justin Michael Cordello
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Rochester, NY Employment Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(585) 857-9684 95 Allens Creek, Bldg. 2, Suite 215
Rochester, NY 14618
Employment, Immigration and Personal Injury
New York Law School
I founded Cordello Law PLLC to focus entirely on labor and employment litigation on behalf of employees throughout the Rochester, New York area. Since that time, my law firm has been instrumental in obtaining significant financial recoveries for clients through the litigation and negotiation of employment disputes. While a firm’s success is generally measured from a financial standpoint, I am proud of the fact that my cases have also led to changes in illegal and abusive employment practices.
Alex Umansky
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Brooklyn, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(718) 504-6090 517 Brighton Beach Ave
FL 2
Brooklyn, NY 11235
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
New York Law School
Alex Umansky is a dedicated New York workplace discrimination attorney at Law Office of Yuriy Moshes, P.C. He works at the forefront of the fight for employee rights, and is committed to continuing his stellar track record of obtaining substantial and just verdicts for his clients. Among his career successes have been multiple six-figure verdicts and judgments, including one for $400,000 and a seven-figure verdict of $1,692,000 in a construction accident case, which was one of the top verdicts in New York that year.

Mr. Umansky’s commitment to fighting on behalf of those that have been wronged is reflected in his...
Stephen D. Rosemarino
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Albany, NY Employment Law Lawyer
(518) 447-3200 677 Broadway
#500
Albany, NY 12207
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation and Construction
Albany Law School
Kevin J. Shehan
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(646) 207-9100 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10017
Employment
George Mason University School of Law
Kevin J. Shehan is a labor and employment attorney at Tully Rinckey PLLC who represents private sector employers and federal government employees.

In his private sector practice, Kevin defends employers against claims of discrimination and harassment, wage and hour claims, including collective and class actions, unfair labor practice charges, WARN Act claims and other employment-related claims. Kevin also advises employers on day-to-day workplace issues and drafts employment agreements and policies.

Apart from his private sector practice, Kevin fights for the rights of federal employees facing discrimination and harassment, prohibited personnel practices, allegations of unethical conduct, and those in need of whistleblower...
Jessica M. Peraza
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Amherst, NY Employment Law Attorney with 4 years experience
(716) 636-7600 2410 N. Forest Road
Amherst, NY 14068
Employment, Elder and Estate Planning
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Jessica Peraza is an associate attorney working with the firm’s estate and elder law department. She focuses her practice on Estate Planning and Administration, Medicaid and Long-term Care Planning, and Wealth Management. As a law student, she interned for the Hon. Barbara Howe in Erie County Surrogate’s Court and worked in the Public Benefits Unit of Neighborhood Legal Services. Her previous experience includes residential foreclosures, public and private sector labor law, contract negotiations, probate matters, third party credit collections, and representation of clients in administrative hearings and arbitrations.

Ms. Peraza attended St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York where she...
Debrina Lynn Washington
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(866) 981-5019 244 Fifth Avenue. Suite D-277
New York, NY 10001
Free ConsultationEmployment, Estate Planning and Family
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Debrina received her BA from Skidmore College with a dual major in Business and French and her JD from the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Law. She was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2006. Before admission to the bar, she provided legal services to the modest-income community in Pittsburgh. Her proudest accomplishment to date is being a single mom to a beautiful, energetic toddler. When time permits, she provides pro bono legal services to the New York City community. The focus of DL Washington law is to provide affordable legal services to all New Yorkers, with a...
Gerald Jay Resnick
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(646) 867-7997 535 5th Ave
16th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Employment, Civil Rights and Military
Western New England University School of Law
Matthew Weinick
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Melville, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 10 years experience

Matthew Weinick is a Long Island employment lawyer. Since the beginning of his career, Matt has been fighting for his clients’ workplace rights before Federal and State Court judges and administrative law judges. He... Read More »
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Brian Bodansky
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer

Fordham University School of LawNew York
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Utica, NY

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Problems in the workplace?

Employment law governs the relationship between workers and their employers. This law, contained in federal and state statutes, administrative regulations, and judicial decisions, specifies the rights and restrictions applicable to each party in the workplace.

This area of law regulates such issues as employee benefits, discipline, hiring, firing, leave, payroll, and health and safety in the workplace. It also encompasses non-compete agreements, retaliation, severance, unemployment compensation, pensions, whistle-blowing, worker classification, wage garnishment, work authorization for non-U.S. citizens, worker's compensation, and employee handbooks.

Both federal and state laws govern the relationship between employees and employers. Federal laws such as Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and Age Discrimination in Employment Act prohibit employers from discriminating against employees based on certain characteristics. Many states have enacted their own laws similar to federal ones (and sometimes are more stringent). Cities and counties also can enact ordinances that affect employee rights, such as local minimum wage laws.

Employment lawyers can choose to accept only employees as clients, only employers, or both. Some attorneys focus on a specific area of employment law, such as workers' compensation, whistleblowing or discrimination, but many can handle a wide range of employment law issues.


Essential job functions: The fundamental job duties of the employment position that the individual with a disability holds or desires. The term essential functions does not include marginal functions of the position.

Exempt employee: An employee who is not entitled to the minimum wage or overtime pay protections of the Fair Labor Standards Act.