Bayport, New York Employment Lawyers

Lisa Renee Pomerantz
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Bohemia, NY Employment Law Attorney with 38 years experience
(631) 244-1482 80 Orville Drive
Suite 100
Bohemia, NY 11716
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Communications
Boston University School of Law
Lisa Renee Pomerantz has more than thirty-five years of varied legal experience. After graduating cum laude from Radcliffe College of Harvard University and from Boston University Law School where she was on the Law Review, Lisa spent a year as a law clerk to a federal court judge. Following a stint as a litigation attorney in private practice, she worked for more than fifteen years as a senior level in-house attorney for a major corporation. Since 2003, Lisa has had her own practice. She works with innovative and creative enterprises to structure and foster successful business relationships...
Saul David Zabell
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Bohemia, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(631) 589-7242 One Corporate Drive
Suite 103
Bohemia, NY 11716
Employment
Bruce McBrien
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Hauppauge, NY Employment Law Lawyer
(631) 406-9799 300 Rabro Dr.
Suite 126
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Employment
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Leonard Anthony Bellavia
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Hauppauge, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 35 years experience
(631) 224-7000 490 Wheeler Road, Suite 250
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Employment, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
St. John's University School of Law
Leonard A. Bellavia, founding partner of the law firm of Bellavia Blatt Andron & Crossett, PC, is a nationally recognized authority in the field of automotive franchise law and represents thousands of automobile dealerships across the country in all aspects of commercial litigation and buy/sell transactions. He has been instrumental in negotiating the sale of hundreds of dealerships and has achieved national recognition for advocating the mass action litigation model on behalf of franchised automobile dealers. Most notably, Len has successfully implemented the mass litigation model in the following actions: • In a settlement to recover reasonable compensation for warranty parts...
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...
Marie Napoli
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Melville, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(212) 397-1000 400 Broadhollow Road
Suite 305
Melville, NY 11747
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...
Matthew Weinick
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Melville, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 9 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...
Howard Errol Gilbert Esq.
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Melville, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 37 years experience
(631) 630-0100 425 Broadhollow Road Suite 405
Melville, NY 11747-3010
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Civil Rights and Education
St. John's University School of Law and Clark University
The GILBERT LAW GROUP is a private practice law firm devoted exclusively to Labor and Employment Law matters. Mr. Gilbert's experience is extensive, spanning more than 30 years as an attorney, professor, negotiator, arbitrator, and mediator involving a wide array of labor and employment disputes in both the private and public sectors. Call 631.630.0100 or go to www.gilbertlegal.net for more information. The firm serves a diverse range of clients. Mr. Gilbert provides daily counsel regarding employment discrimination and harassment of all types, labor-management issues, wage and hour/overtime issues, Dept. of Labor investigations and audits, employee relations, contract administration and interpretation, executive...
Christopher Patrick Ulrich
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Melville, NY Employment Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(516) 554-2224 201 Old Country Road
Suite 204
Melville, NY 11747
Free ConsultationEmployment, Asbestos, Business and IP
After attending St. John's University School of Law, I was nominated to and received a position as a court attorney with the Appellate Division, Second Department. After two years, I entered private practice, involved with commercial transactions and litigation. Today, I operate a boutique practice, aligning my clients' needs with the specific requirements of their case. Rather than accept and try to handle any case, I instead align with other firms with the specific trial skills and expertise related to the specific needs of each client.
Lawrence Andrew Kushnick
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Melville, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(631) 752-7100 445 Broadhollow rd
Suite 124
Melville, NY 11747
Employment, Construction and Insurance Claims
Kushnick & Associates, P.C. Over 20 years experience in complex construction litigation and arbitration, insurance coverage, employment/labor defense, real estate litigation.
Ralph A. Somma
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Babylon, NY Employment Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(631) 587-1699 175 West Main St.
Suite One
Babylon, NY 11702
Free ConsultationEmployment
St. John's University School of Law
Howard Edward Greenberg
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Smithtown, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(631) 982-0080 180 East Main Street, Suite 308
Smithtown, NY 11787
Employment, Business, Consumer and Estate Planning
Jacob R. Fleitman
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Deer Park, NY Employment Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(631) 242-7801 2061 Deer Park Ave
Deer Park, NY 11729
Employment, Business, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Albany Law School
Melville, New York Employment Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(631) 293-4525 532 Broadhollow Road
Melville, NEW YORK 11747
Employment
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...
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,...
Adam Julien 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 12 years experience
Employment, Appeals, Business and Insurance Claims
New York Law School
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...
John J. P. Howley
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 28 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...
Barry Eran Janay
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Tarrytown, NY Employment Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(917) 756-8501 220 White Plains Rd.,
3rd Flr.
Tarrytown, NY 10591
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.
Gennady Litvin
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(718) 504-6090 322 W 48th Street
FL 6
New York, NY 10036
Free ConsultationEmployment, 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 Pierre Turchi
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 17 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
Wendi S Lazar
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 25 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,...
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...
Gerald Jay Resnick
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 28 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
Derek T. Smith
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 23 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 T. Smith is an experienced New York City Labor & Employment Law and sexual harassment Attorney in New York City, New Jersey and Philadelphia who has particular experience in the areas of employment discrimination, workplace sexual harassment, civil rights litigation, labor & employment law and civil litigation. Attorney Derek Smith is admitted to the state bars of New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Adam T. Klein
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(212) 245-1000 685 Third Avenue
25th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Employment
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
ADAM T. KLEIN is a partner of Outten & Golden LLP in New York and is Co-chair of the firm's Class Action Practice Group. His practice focuses on the prosecution of class actions and impact litigation of employment discrimination and wage and hour claims. Mr. Klein currently serves as lead or co-lead plaintiffs' counsel in numerous major class action lawsuits involving discrimination claims in the financial services industry and challenges to the use of credit and criminal history records for employment decisions. At present, Mr. Klein is co-lead plaintiffs’ counsel in lawsuits challenging employment practices at Goldman Sachs, Bank of...
Stuart David Meissner
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(212) 764-3100 54 W. 40th Street
New York, NY 10018
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and Securities
New York University School of Law and Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Specialized nationally recognized high profile boutique investor arbitration/ litigation/ SEC/FINRA / Whistleblower regulatory law firm. Select Criminal Representation in NY. Securities related representation includes nationwide securities arbitration involving large and small wall street firms on behalf of investors, as well as individual employees with employment dispute issues within the securities industry. Record FINRA win statistics. Decades of quality representation involving misrepresentation, unsuitable products, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, promissory notes, securities employment related claims, breach of contract, unsuitable advice/mismanagement relating to stock, bonds, options, structured products, churning, unauthorized trading, options, mutual funds, REITS, private placements, structured products and all...
Susan Meryl Maya
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(212) 682-5700 261 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Susan M. Maya graduated Magna Cum Laude from Quinnipiac University School of Law where she attended as a Dean’s Scholar. While at Quinnipiac she received seven outstanding academic achievement awards. Ms. Maya was an academic invitee on the Quinnipiac Law Review where she held the position of Associate Editor. Ms. Maya graduated Magna Cum Laude from the State University of New York at Binghamton. Ms. Maya practices in the areas of Trusts and Estates, Special Education Law, and Executive Compensation Law. She is admitted to practice in New York and Connecticut. She lives with her family in Westport, CT.
Mark J. Astarita
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(212) 509-6544 100 Park Avenue
#1600
New York, NY 10017
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Securities
New York Law School
My legal practice has always involved the representation of stock market participants, including investors, financial professionals and firms, nationwide. My work includes representation of in connection with FINRA Examinations and Enforcement Proceedings, as well as SEC investigations. I also represent individual brokers from virtually every major firm in their contract negotiations, employment termination, U-4 and U-5 issues. In specialized situations where the facts or law present novel issues, I also represent investors. I have appeared before arbitration panels and regulators in 22 states, have written legal columns for a number of industry publications, been a...
Ross B. Intelisano
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(212) 684-0300 915 Broadway
#900
New York, NY 10010
Employment, Business, Construction and International
Brooklyn Law School
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...
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.
James M. Tourangeau
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney
(212) 696-1999 350 Fifth Avenue
Suite 4640
New York, NY 10118
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business and Securities
University of Pennsylvania Law School
John Troy
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Flushing, NY Employment Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(718) 762-1324 41-25 Kissena Blvd, Suite 119
Flushing, NY 11355
Employment
Dickinson School of Law
John Troy is the Managing Attorney of Troy Law. He was admitted in 1989, in New York; U.S. District Court, Eastern, Northern and Southern; and the Second Court of Appeals. Troy graduated from the National Chengchi University in Taiwan and the Dickinson School of Law in Pennsylvania. Since 1989, Troy has continuously served the Flushing community in a plethora of legal services, ranging from transactions to complex litigation. Headed by Mr. Troy, Troy Law has evolved to become the premier Plaintiffs’-side employment wage-and-hour firm both in the broader New York area and nationally. Troy Law only represents employees,...
Joseph P. Villanueva
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Scarsdale, NY Employment Law Attorney with 20 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.
John G. Rich
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(212) 684-0300 915 Broadway
#900
New York, NY 10010
Employment, Business, Construction and Real Estate
The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
Anthony George Mango
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(877) 464-2889 225 W 34th St
#1919
New York, NY 10122
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Entertainment & Sports and Landlord Tenant
St. John's University School of Law and St. John's University School of Law
Robert R. Miller
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney
(212) 696-1999 350 Fifth Avenue
Suite 4640
New York, NY 10118
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business and Securities
New York Law School
Joshua S.C. Parkhurst
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
825 Third Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Employment
New York University School of Law
Joshua Parkhurst has represented employees, labor unions and employee benefits funds since 1998. His work with employees includes representing individuals in litigation or other dispute resolution involving termination of employment, unlawful discrimination and harassment and wage and hour violations. In addition, Josh advises employees in non-litigation matters, such as working with current employees as to how to avoid potential terminations, and advising clients in contract or severance negotiations. Joshua has also worked with labor unions in all aspects of representation, including organizing drives, grievance representation, contract negotiation and duty of fair representation matters. Joshua also represents employee...
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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.


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