New York City, New York Employment Lawyers

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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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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Steven Fingerhut
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Free Consultation! Experienced & Dedicated Employment Lawyer! Zealous Advocacy!

I am a skilled and knowledgeable employment law attorney! I am committed to aggressive representation for victims of employment discrimination. Visit my website for reviews and case results, call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Barry R. Lax
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Free Consultation! Exceptional Employment Lawyer! Complex Employment Advocacy!

I provide legal expertise and experience to those with employment law needs. I will zealously advocate for your legal rights and interests! Visit my website for case results and information, call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Giselle Schuetz
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Free Consultation! Outstanding Employment Lawyer! Aggressive Employee Advocacy!

I am an experienced and skilled attorney representing employees in harassment and discrimination cases. I bring total dedication to every case! Visit my website to see case results and call for a free consultation. Read More »
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V. Jonas Urba
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(914) 366-7366 42 West 44th Street
3rd Floor
New York, NY 10036
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,...
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...
Marie Napoli
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 27 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...
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.
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...
Peter Katz
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(212) 933-9323 52 Duane St
7th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Free ConsultationEmployment, Criminal and White Collar Crime
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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...
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
Robert S. Iwrey Esq.
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(212) 734-0128 1370 Broadway
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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...
Gennady Litvin
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(718) 504-6090 322 W 48th Street
FL 6
New York, NY 10036
Free ConsultationNew York, 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...
Stacey Edelbaum Boretz
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Experienced & Successful Employment Lawyer! Comprehensive Employer Advocacy!

I am a skilled and aggressive New York and New Jersey attorney. For over 30 years, I have been dedicated to the best possible outcomes for employment law matters! Visit my website for results, call for a consultation! Read More »
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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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Laurence S. Moy
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(212) 245-1000 685 Third Avenue
25th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Employment
Cornell University
LAURENCE S. MOY is Deputy Managing Partner, and has been practicing law almost exclusively in the area of representing individuals in employment matters since 1985. Mr. Moy co-chairs the firm’s Financial Services Industry Practice Group. He enjoys representing clients and groups of clients in these highly specialized fields by counseling them, as well as negotiating and litigating on their behalf.

Mr. Moy has extensive experience in arbitration before FINRA (and, previously, the NASD and the NYSE), the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”), and JAMS, as well as trials, appeals, and other litigation experience before federal and state courts concerning employment and...
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...
Bryan S. Arcé
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer
(877) 469-5297 45 Broadway, Suite 610
New York, NY 10006
Employment and Civil Rights
Brooklyn Law School
Bryan was born in Los Angeles, CA. He attended the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor Michigan where he received his Bachelors of Arts Degree. He obtained his Juris Doctorate law degree from Brooklyn Law School. Mr. Arce is a member of the American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association, and Pennsylvania State Bar Association. He is admitted to practice law in the States of New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania and is admitted to the Federal Courts of those states. Mr. Arce is of counsel to the Derek T. Smith Law Group, P.C. Prior to...
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 in New York 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...
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 Meryl Maya
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 19 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.
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
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.
Wayne Outten
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 44 years experience
(877) 468-8836 685 Third Avenue
25th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Employment and International
New York University School of Law
WAYNE N. OUTTEN is Chair and Founding Partner of Outten & Golden LLP. He was the Managing Partner from the founding of the firm in 1998 until the end of 2018. His practice focuses exclusively on representing individuals in all areas of employment law. He co-chairs the firm’s Executives and Professionals and Whistleblower Retaliation Practice Groups.

Mr. Outten’s practice focuses on representing high-level employees and professionals in all aspects of their employment, including negotiation of employment, compensation, and severance agreements. He is the author of the “Representing the Executive” chapter in Executive Compensation (BNA Books). His practice includes representing employees in...
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...
Sandra P. Lahens
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Free Consultation! Dedicated, Skilled & Knowledgeable Employment Law Attorney!

I am an effective and successful employment law attorney. I am committed to quality legal service and representation for your employment law needs! Visit my website to see case results or call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Jaimie F. Dockray
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Experienced Employment Law Attorney! Skilled Advocacy for Workplace Disputes!

I am a dedicated and successful employment lawyer. I provide exceptional representation to workers and employers in all aspects of workplace disputes! Visit my website to see case results or call for a consultation. Read More »
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William Robert Larkin
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(212) 888-5807 1250 Broadway
36th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Free ConsultationEmployment, Insurance Defense, Landlord Tenant and Personal Injury
Brooklyn Law School
Bill has 15+ years of litigation and law firm management experience. He is hardworking, efficient and detail oriented with strong leadership skills and a proven track record. He is extremely organized with a strong ability to multi-task. Bill works well in a team environment and is capable of handling complex matters and providing guidance to other team members to ensure that all matters are handled properly.

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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, Civil Rights and Workers' Comp
Dickinson School of Law and University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
We are Employment Law, Sexual Harassment, Wrongful Termination, Workplace Discrimination, Wage & Hour, and Whistleblower Attorneys in New York City, New Jersey, Philadelphia & Miami. With decades of experience and over $135 Million recovered throughout this time, call now for free consultation. No fee unless we recover.
Stuart David Meissner
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(866) 764-3100 1430 Broadway
Suite 1802
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. Obtained the largest accounting related SEC Whistleblower award in history of 23 Million dolllars . 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,...
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
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
Erica L. Shnayder
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney
(212) 248-0120 45 Broadway
#610
New York, NY 10006
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
American University Washington College of Law
Louis A Russo
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(646) 883-1426 12 E 49th Street
New York, NY 10017
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Securities
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
I help domestic and international businesses and their directors and officers resolve complex commercial litigation disputes through practical and economical pre-suit negotiations and, if necessary, litigation (federal and state), arbitration, and mediation.

For all of my clients, I strive to understand their businesses as well as they do and work efficiently to achieve their desired outcomes hopefully without need for litigation. All of my clients have come to expect that I will provide frank but value-added legal advice that empowers them to consider salient risks and act decisively.

I have successfully represented clients in a wide range of disputes involving corporate...
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.
David H.  Nachman Esq.
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(866) 599-3625 108 West 39th Street
8th Floor, Suite 800
New York, NY 10018
Employment, Business, Immigration and International
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
David H. Nachman Esq. Immigration Law Offices located in Ridgewood, New Jersey, New York City, Canada. Phone (201) 670-0006 (x100) Fax (201) 670-0009 E-mail david_nachman@visaserve.com David H. Nachman was born in New York and is a lifetime resident of New Jersey. Following his admission to practice, Mr. Nachman was employed for three years with one of New Jersey's largest law firms in Newark, New Jersey, in Corporate and Business Law Department. Here, Mr. Nachman engaged in the business immigration law practice and he assisted with general corporate compliance and commercial litigation. Mr. Nachman, along with other firm attorneys, worked on such cases as Berger vs....
Steven Siegler
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(646) 941-7609 45 Broadway
#620
New York, NY 10006
Employment
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Mr. Siegler has over 20 years of experience in employment, business and general litigation law, having earned his Juris Doctor degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 1997. While in law school, Mr. Siegler served as the Supervising Editor of the Cardozo Law Review. Mr. Siegler began his career as Law Clerk to the Honorable Paul F. Chaeit, J.S.C., Monmouth Vicinage. Mr. Siegler then trained as an employment attorney, working with some of the premier employment law firms in the State of New Jersey. In 2006, Mr. Siegler left his position as a Partner at a...
Jesse Centrella
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Free Consultation! Dedicated Employment Law Attorney! Defending Employee Rights!

I am a determined and knowledgeable employment law attorney. I vigorously defend the legal rights of employees who have been wronged in the workplace! Visit my website to see results or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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V. Jonas Urba
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 30 years experience

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... Read More »
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Kathleen Peratis
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 49 years experience
(212) 245-1000 685 Third Avenue
25th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Employment
University of Southern California
KATHLEEN PERATIS is a partner at Outten & Golden LLP in New York. She has practiced employment law for over 25 years including employment contracts and separation agreements. At Outten & Golden, she chairs the Public Interest Committee and Sexual Harassment Practice Group and is a member of the Executives and Professionals Practice Group. At the ACLU from 1975 to 1979 as the director of the Women's Rights Project working with, (now) Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, she brought lawsuits successfully challenging as unconstitutional laws that discriminated against women on account of gender, including on account of pregnancy.

In one of those...
Jared Jacobson
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(646) 666-7251 Suite 2612
New York, NY 10038
Employment, Business, Health Care and Real Estate
St. John's University School of Law
Attorney Jared A. Jacobson, Esq. is a member of The Law Firm of Jacobson & Rooks, LLC, and specializes in Labor and Employment Law, Whistleblower/Qui Tam cases, Restrictive Covenant matters, Healthcare Law, Business/Finance Law, Commercial Real Estate and Sports & Entertainment matters. Mr. Jacobson has experience litigating cases in federal and state courts, as well as at administrative agencies and is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey. Mr. Jacobson regularly works with whistleblowers in the healthcare industry involving healthcare fraud and various other types of fraud committed against the federal and state governments, as...
Mark J. Astarita
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 37 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...
Johnathon Hardaway
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New York City, NY Employment Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(347) 989-4529 1441 Broadway, 3rd Floor
New York City, NY 10018
Free ConsultationEmployment, Criminal, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Chicago
Johnathon P. Hardaway III is a Partner of Lord & Hardaway LLP. Mr. Hardaway is a well-rounded lawyer. A corporate attorney with an MBA, a certified sports agent, and a battle tested litigator.

Mr. Hardaway has extensive trial and litigation experience, defending and prosecuting complex criminal and civil matters. Mr. Hardaway represents a roster of professional athletes, government officials, and celebrities and is adept at resolving sensitive matters both in and out of the courtroom.

Before joining Lord & Hardaway LLP, Mr. Hardaway worked for several years as an attorney with a top litigation law firm.  Mr. Hardaway has...
Alex Umansky
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(718) 504-6090 322 W 48th Street
FL 6
New York, NY 10036
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...
Alexander Granovsky
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New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(646) 524-6001 48 Wall Street
11th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
New York University School of Law
Experienced employment attorney representing individuals and companies in all aspects of employment law.
Rebecca Joan Houlding
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(888) 369-1119 230 Park Ave
3rd Floor West
New York, NY 10169
New York, NY Employment Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
University of Minnesota Law School
Rebecca Houlding is a partner at Friedman & Houlding LLP. She represents victims of discrimination, harassment and retaliation in employment and education, in federal and state courts, and in mediation and arbitration.

Ms. Houlding has been practicing employment law since 1996. Prior to becoming a partner at Friedman & Houlding LLP, she was Of Counsel to the Law Offices of Joshua Friedman PC. After working with Josh Friedman for nine years, the two teamed up to form Friedman & Houlding LLP. Before that, Ms Houlding worked as an Associate with the former Beranbaum Menken Ben-Asher & Bierman LLP, in New York,...
Ross B. Intelisano
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(212) 684-0300 915 Broadway
#900
New York, NY 10010
Employment, Business, Construction and International
Brooklyn Law School
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.
Andre Castaybert
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New York, NY Employment Law Attorney with 30 years experience
830 Third Avenue
5th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Free ConsultationEmployment, Appeals, Business and IP
New York University School of Law
André G. Castaybert is the founder and principal attorney at CASTAYBERT PLLC. His experience as a commercial trial court and appellate lawyer spans two and a half decades. He started his career as a litigator in New York City, at the international law firm of Proskauer Rose LLP where he worked for twenty years in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department on a wide range of commercial disputes in the Federal courts across the United States, in the New York State courts, and in domestic and international arbitration. André has also been Counsel to several highly regarded boutique business...
Joseph P. Villanueva
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Aggressive & Effective Legal Representation! Skilled Employment Law Advocacy!

I aggressively protect the legal rights and interests of those with employment law needs. I will use my experience and expertise to fight for you! Visit my website to see client reviews or call for a consultation. Read More »
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Jonathan Bell
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Employment Lawyers in Nearby Cities

Employment Lawyers in Nearby Counties

New York City Employment Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

Mid-Atlantic Pension Counseling Project
(800) 355-7714
New York, NY


African Services Committee
(212) 222-3882
New York, 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.