Our client, a well-respected law firm with offices in NJ and NYC, is seeking an Employment & Labor Associate with 2-6 years of experience for their Newark location. The successful candidate will possess a demonstrated interest in employment law, client counseling and preventative work as evidenced by prior work history and law school course concentration. Must be admitted to practice in NJ and NY.
Qualified candidates will have experience assisting with the defense of discrimination, wage and hour, and FMLA suits in NY, NJ and before government agencies. Exposure to restrictive covenant civil actions and experience with pre-trial discovery. Working knowledge of various federal, New Jersey, New York State and New York City employment statutes, ordinances and executive orders. Experience in traditional labor law and/or ERISA matters is a plus.Submit Resume