Garden City, New York Employment Lawyers

Ira S. Newman
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Expert defense in employment law cases! Call today!

I’m an experienced New York employment lawyer. My practice includes representing employees who have been victims of overtime or wage & hour violations, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wrongful termination. Read More »
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Brian Greben
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New York Employment Law Lawyer with 23 years experience

I am an attorney specializing in the representation of employees and employers in labor disputes, including wage, overtime and tip litigation. My clients include workers asserting claims against businesses for unpaid... Read More »
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William K. Phillips
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Free Consultation! Experienced & Determined Lawyer! Defending Employee Rights!

I am a knowledgeable and dedicated employment attorney. I provide aggressive representation to protect employee rights and interests! Visit my website for client reviews and case results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Joseph F. Kilada
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Free Consultation! Aggressive & Skilled Attorney! Protecting Worker Rights!

I provide exceptional legal counsel and representation for employment law matters. I aggressively advocate for workers’ rights! Visit my website to see client reviews and case results, or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Peter J. Famighetti
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Committed to Fighting Unlawful Workplace Practices

I fight for victims of sexual harassment, wrongful termination, and unpaid wages and overtime. Experience matters. Call today for a free consultation about your employment case. Read More »
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Laura Reznick
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(855) 566-2355 100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd
#208
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
New York University School of Law
I am a senior associate with the Bell Law Group, PLLC. I graduated cum laude from NYU School of Law in 2013 and am admitted to practice law in New York and California, as well as in the Court of Federal Claims. I represent federal and private sector employees and employers in wage and hour, discrimination, sexual harassment, and other employment disputes. I also counsel employers who want to avoid litigation on compliance with state and federal employment laws.

Prior to joining Bell Law Group in 2019, I completed a fellowship with a large labor union in New York City, clerked...
David M. Schwartz
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(516) 880-8170 1399 Franklin Ave
#200
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights and Criminal
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Bradley L. Gerstman
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(516) 880-8170 1399 Franklin Ave
#200
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Jonathan Bell
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney
(855) 566-2355 100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd
#208
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation and Personal Injury
Brooklyn Law School
Jonathan Bell began his career at one of the largest litigation law firms in New York. Despite gaining vast experience in multi-million dollar claims, Mr. Bell was dissatisfied with not being able to select his own clients and, therefore sometimes had personal conflicts in handling cases where he believed to be "on the wrong side." Thereafter, he started his own law firm, which allowed him to select his own cases, handling them with passion in realizing he has made a personal commitment to each client.

Jonathan Bell became interested in Federal Employee litigation as he discovered the need for Federal Employees...
Irene Chan
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 2 years experience
(516) 365-3731 585 Stewart Ave
#330
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
New England Law | Boston
Irene Chan is an employment attorney at Phillips & Associates, focusing on labor and employment discrimination. She handles matters from inception through all phases of litigation. Ms. Chan has successfully negotiated favorable settlements and employment agreements on behalf of her clients. She is conversant in Chinese Cantonese.

Ms. Chan was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. As a native New Yorker and a first-generation American born to immigrant parents, she witnessed first-hand the injustice and the unfair treatment due to language barrier and ethnicity in the New York City metropolitan area. Right after high school, Ms. Chan served seven years active...
Darryn Solotoff
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(855) 566-2355 100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd
#208
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
Hofstra University
Elissa Krell
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(855) 566-2355 100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd
#208
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
Brooklyn Law School
Elissa Krell graduated from Brooklyn Law School in 2000 where she was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society. She is admitted to practice in New York State as well as the U.S. District Court, for both the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Her practice focuses on the representation of federal and public sector employees in all areas of employment discrimination such as sexual harassment, retaliation, hostile work environment, race, sex, age, and disability. Prior to working with The Law Office of Jonathan Bell, Ms. Krell worked as a Staff Attorney in the General Litigation Division of...
Joseph F. Kilada
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(516) 222-0454 100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd
#208
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Appeals, Civil Rights and Criminal
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Joseph Kilada began his career at one of the most prestigious public interest law firms in Manhattan handling complex legal issues and trials. Thereafter, he entered private practice starting a litigation law firm devoted to zealously serving the needs of his clients.

Joseph Kilada is admitted to practice in New York State and is also admitted to practice before various federal courts including the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. In 2006, Mr. Kilada was admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court where he had the pleasure of personally meeting several Supreme Court Justices including newly appointed, Chief Judge John...
Susan Tylar
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney
(855) 566-2355 100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd
#208
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Susan Tylar has dedicated her legal career to being an advocate for the rights of workers in the workplace. Ms. Tylar received her law degree from Hofstra Law School and began her career with Leeds, Morelli and Brown as a litigation associate where she represented current/former employees of Fortune 500 companies and municipalities with employment and civil rights claims based on race, color, national origin, age, gender, disability, and religion. As part of a team, she managed a multi-million dollar class-action employment discrimination case with over five hundred participants against a nationwide company. She was also assistant counsel in the...
Jonathan Tand
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(516) 393-9151 990 Stewart Avenue
Suite 225
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights, Education and Entertainment & Sports
Mr. Tand is an aggressive and skilled litigator in all aspects of employment and civil rights litigation. Mr. Tand’s experience includes both federal and state trials, arbitration hearings and trials before administrative agencies. Mr. Tand has also successfully mediated and settled numerous cases on behalf of his clients. He has extensive experience in the fields of civil rights law, employment law, general civil litigation, complex civil litigation, personal injury, education law, and white collar fraud litigation. Since graduating from Hofstra University School of Law, Mr. Tand has developed an expertise and a passion for civil rights...
H. Joseph Cronen
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New York Employment Law Attorney

I am a dedicated Employment Law and Civil Rights Attorney. My practice focuses on representation of workers and job applicants with claims related to Age, Criminal Conviction, Disability, National Origin, Pregnancy,... Read More »
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Marjorie Mesidor
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Free Consultation! Forceful Legal Representation! Protecting Employee Rights!

If your rights have been violated, you need an experienced and dedicated employment attorney. I am committed to outstanding service and advocacy! Visit my website for reviews and results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Nathalie Bell
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(855) 566-2355 100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd
#208
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights and Personal Injury
New York Law School
Andrea Batres
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney
(855) 566-2355 100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd
#208
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation and Personal Injury
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Peter M. Rivera
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 44 years experience
(516) 880-8170 1399 Franklin Ave
#200
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights and Criminal
St. John's University School of Law
Elliot D. Samuelson
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 58 years experience
(516) 584-4685 300 Garden City Plaza
Suite 444
Garden City, NY 11530
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Civil Rights and Criminal
Since 1961, Attorney Elliot D. Samuelson has represented clients in divorce and family law cases. With more than 50 years of experience in the field, he is a strong advocate capable of reaching fair settlements, as well as winning verdicts when litigation is in the best interests of his clients. More information is available by calling (516) 584-4685 or visiting www.samuelsonhause.net.
Steven Anthony Morelli
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(516) 393-9151 1461 Franklin Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
Employment, Appeals and Civil Rights
Justin C. Frankel
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(516) 222-1600 585 Stewart Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment and Insurance Claims
Justin C. Frankel is committed to fighting for the rights of clients when their long term disability insurance claims have been denied, delayed or terminated. His entire legal career is focused on representing long term disability insurance policy owners. His clients are treated with the utmost of concern and care during very difficult times.

Mr. Frankel represents clients in ERISA appeals and administrative proceedings every day. His in-depth understanding of this focused area of the law allows him to provide his clients with knowledgeable and experienced representation. Mr. Frankel brings an understanding of the ERISA appeals process, the highly complex laws...
Sara Wyn Kane
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(516) 203-7180 600 Old Country Road
Suite 519
Garden City, NY 11530
Employment
Robert Barravecchio
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(516) 274-0249 600 Old Country Road
Garden City, NY 11530
Employment
Christopher Massey
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(516) 775-4318 79 Stewart Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Entertainment & Sports
Randy E. Kleinman
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Garden City, NY Employment Law Lawyer
(516) 880-8170 1399 Franklin Ave
#200
Garden City, NY 11530
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights and Criminal
New York Law School
Parisis G. (Gerry) Filippatos
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New York Employment Law Attorney with 27 years experience

Parisis G. (Gerry) Filippatos, a seasoned and versatile New York City employment discrimination attorney, is a Partner at Phillips & Associates and manages the White Plains Office. Mr. Filippatos is dedicated to... Read More »
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Emre Polat Esq.
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Free Consultation! Experienced Employment Lawyer! Employer & Employee Advocacy!

I am an experienced New York City employment attorney. I am committed to advocating for clients' interests and achieving the best possible outcomes! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Mr. Richard S. Jaffe
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Lake Success, NY Employment Law Attorney with 24 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...
Thomas Wolinetz
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Mineola, NY Employment Law Lawyer
(877) 935-8952 34 Willis Ave
Suite 106
Mineola, NY 11501
Free ConsultationEmployment and Securities
Hofstra University
James J. Corbett
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Uniondale, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(516) 679-9494 626 RXR Plaza
Uniondale, NY 11556
Free ConsultationEmployment
Irwin Weltz
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(877) 935-8952 34 Willis Ave
Suite 106
Mineola, NY 11501
Free ConsultationMineola, NY Employment Law Attorney with 26 years experience
Employment, Securities and Stockbroker Fraud
New York Law School
David H. Rosenberg
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Mineola, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(516) 741-0300 170 Old Country Road
Suite 600
Mineola, NY 11501
Employment and Civil Rights
Hofstra Law School
David Harry Rosenberg is an Avvo rated top employment lawyer in the Long Island/New York City area. In 2016, he was selected for inclusion in the Who's Who: Top Attorneys of North America publication. Also in 2016, the American Society of Legal Advocates selected Mr. Rosenberg as a Top 40 under 40 Labor & Employment attorney. Mr. Rosenberg was recently published in the New York Times as a Rising Star for New York Metro's Top Lawyers. He was given an Excellence in Practice award from New York's Super Lawyers and was selected as one of...
Eric Scott Tilton
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Uniondale, NY Employment Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(631) 629-5291 626 RXR Plaza
Uniondale, NY 11556
Employment, Appeals and Civil Rights
Hofstra University and American University
Gerald C Waters Jr.
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Mineola, NY Employment Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(516) 747-0300 190 Willis Avenue
Mineola, NY 11501
Employment
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Gerald is counsel at Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone, LLP and is part of the Firm’s Labor and Employment Practice Group where he represents employers in a diverse field of labor and employment matters. He has represented employers and municipalities before federal, state and local tribunals including the EEOC, NYSDHR and New York State Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board. Gerald also has successfully represented employers during federal, state and administrative trials as well as at mediation. He has been named by Super Lawyers, to its list of “Rising Stars” as one of the top up-and-coming litigators in the New...
Larry Rafael Martinez
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Mineola, NY Employment Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(516) 747-0300 190 Willis Avenue
Mineola, NY 11501
Employment
Albany Law School
Leonard Anthony Bellavia
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Mineola, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(516) 873-3000 200 Old Country Road, Suite 400
Mineola, NY 11501
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...
Maury Bryan Josephson
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Uniondale, NY Employment Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(516) 343-0090 626 RXR Plaza
Uniondale, NY 11556
Employment
Shilpa Narayan
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Free Consultation! Comprehensive Legal Advocacy! Protecting Employee Rights!

I am an experienced and aggressive employment law attorney. I represent victims of harassment, discrimination and retaliation in employment situations! Visit my website for case results and call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Robert G. Schacht
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Free Consultation! Aggressive Employment Law Attorney! Experience and Results!

I am a knowledgeable and skilled employment law attorney. I provide comprehensive legal representation for employees whose rights have been violated! Visit my website for reviews and results. Call for a consultation. Read More »
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Jamie Scott Felsen
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Lake Success, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(516) 328-8899 3000 Marcus Avenue
Suite 3W8
Lake Success, NY 11042
Employment
St. Johns School Of Law
Prior to practicing law, Mr. Felsen, who has an advanced degree in human resources, was a human resources professional who addressed daily employment related issues. As a result of this experience, Mr. Felsen has practical experience concerning the same employment related issues for which his clients seek his legal advice. Mr. Felsen’s practice focuses on all aspects of labor and employment law. His litigation practice in state and federal courts and before state and federal agencies such as the EEOC, NYS Division of Human Rights, NYC Commission on Human Rights, U.S. Department of Labor, and N.Y.S. Department...
Mr. David Rosenberg
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Carle Place, NY Employment Law Attorney
(347) 575-9020 One Old Country Road
Carle Place, NY 11514
Employment
Brian Greben
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Great Neck, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(516) 304-5357 316 Great Neck Rd
Great Neck, NY 11021
Free ConsultationEmployment
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
I am an attorney specializing in the representation of employees and employers in labor disputes, including wage, overtime and tip litigation. My clients include workers asserting claims against businesses for unpaid overtime and tips, as well as restaurateurs, business owners, and other employers in need of defense from litigation alleging labor and employment violations. I also represent businesses in unemployment insurance proceedings, and OATH hearings and tribunals. My areas of expertise include negligence and insurance litigation. I represent individuals and businesses in property damage and personal injury matters. I provide coverage opinions and represent insurers in coverage litigation...
Ira S. Newman
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Great Neck, NY Employment Law Attorney
(800) 206-7375 98 Cuttermill Rd Suite 441-South
Great Neck, NY 11021
Employment, Business, Education and Landlord Tenant
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
Consumers, Business, Labor & Employment, Education, Civil Rights, Real Estate, Landlord & Tenant, Banks, Insurance, Licensing, Administrative, Litigation…” OUR PHILOSOPHY OF LEGAL PRACTICE •We will provide the highest quality of legal representation •We will be responsive to your needs as a business or individual •We will handle your legal matters competently •We will handle your legal matter with experience •We will respond to your problems in a timely manner •We will represent your interests effectively and forcefully •We will listen to you REASONABLE LEGAL FEES It is important that a client be informed up front of our hourly billing rates and be given an estimate of the approximate number of...
Jonathan Marc Cooper
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Cedarhurst, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(516) 791-5700 483 Chestnut Street
Cedarhurst, NY 11516
Free ConsultationEmployment, Appeals, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
Jonathan Cooper has represented small businesses and seriously injured individuals, with a particular emphasis on non-compete, breach of contract and personal injury matters before New York’s trial and appellate courts for over 19 years. Mr. Cooper has published six books, including "To Compete or Not to Compete: The Definitive Insider's Guide to Non-Compete Agreements in New York," and "When the Schools Fail to Protect Our Kids: A Parent's Guide to School & Daycare Negligence in New York." He is also delivered Continuing Legal Education seminars on the subjects of non-compete agreements and breach of contract matters, before other...
Yale Pollack
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Syosset, NY Employment Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(516) 262-5028 66 Split Rock Road
Syosset, NY 11791
Free ConsultationEmployment and Collections
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Carolyn Corn Bichoupan
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Great Neck, NY Employment Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(516) 482-1186 175 East Shore Road
Ste. 270
Great Neck, NY 11023
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Boston University School of Law
Anthony J. Fasano
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Farmingdale, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
77 Conklin St.
Farmingdale, NY 11735
Employment, Education and Personal Injury
Touro College
Eric Andrew Suffin
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East Rockaway, NY Employment Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(516) 218-2020 2 Lawson Avenue
Suite 6
East Rockaway, NY 11518
Employment, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
Touro College
The Law Firm of Eric Andrew Suffin handles the following cases: Employment Discrimination * Sex/Gender Discrimination * Pregnancy Discrimination * Race/Color Discrimination * Disability Discrimination * National Origin Discrimination * Sexual Orientation Discrimination * Age Discrimination * Religious Discrimination * Discrimination Based On A Genetic Characteristic Harassment * Sexual Harassment * Other Types Of Workplace Harassment Retaliation Wage Claims * Unpaid Wage and Overtime Pay ...
Ilana L. Deutsch
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Great Neck, NY Employment Law Lawyer
(516) 482-0666 11 Middle Neck Road
Suite 310
Great Neck, NY 11021
Employment and Business
Syracuse University College of Law
Lucas Buzzard
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Free Consultation! Aggressive Advocacy! Dedicated to Justice for Employees!

I am a knowledgeable and experienced employment law attorney. I am committed to helping victims of workplace wrongdoing achieve justice! Visit my website for client reviews and results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Joshua Friedman
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Free Consultation! Aggressive Employment Advocacy! Protecting Employee Rights!

I provide exceptional advocacy for employees with workplace legal concerns. I will fight for your rights with attentive and aggressive representation! Visit my website for case results or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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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.