Labor and Employment
Labor and Employment
Our proven litigators and counselors effectuate strategies to protect employers, command the respect of our adversaries and partners, and provide immediate, practical and cost-effective service to employers of all sizes.
 
 

Overview

Our proven litigators and counselors effectuate strategies to protect employers, command the respect of our adversaries and partners, and provide immediate, practical and cost-effective service to employers of all sizes.
Partner
Email (212) 808-7628(212) 808-7628
Barbara Hoey is chair of Kelley Drye’s Labor and Employment practice group, and a member of the firm’s executive committee.  In her third decade of practice, Barbara’s experi...
Partner
Email (212) 808-7718(212) 808-7718
John Callagy has served as trial and appellate counsel for numerous disputes in various federal and state courts, representing his clients on virtually all legal issues affecting large domestic and...
Partner
Email (203) 351-8028(203) 351-8028
Richard Chargar chairs the firm’s Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation group.  He advises public and private companies, institutions and other organizations, senior executives an...
Partner
Email (310) 712-6140(310) 712-6140
Michael Gallion is a partner in Kelley Drye’s Labor and Employment practice group, based in the firm’s Los Angeles office. For over two decades, Michael has focused exclusively on ...
Partner
Email (212) 808-7980(212) 808-7980
Pamela Kaplan represents Fortune 500 companies, not-for-profit entities and other organizations on their employee benefits and compensation-related initiatives.  She advises on the full arra...
Partner
Email (212) 808-7959(212) 808-7959
Mark Konkel is committed to protecting and maximizing the interests of employers of all sizes, from the major multinational to the startup.  Whether Mark is helping his clients with seasoned, ...
Partner
Email (312) 857-7084(312) 857-7084
Givonna St. Clair Long focuses her practice on complex business litigation, labor and employment litigation, commercial and consumer litigation, class action defense and regulatory investigations.&...
Partner
Email (312) 857-2623(312) 857-2623
Matthew Luzadder focuses his practice on white-collar crime and internal investigations, commercial litigation and labor and employment law matters. Matt’s clients include national and g...
Partner
Email (212) 808-7965(212) 808-7965
Rob Steiner is the managing partner of Kelley Drye’s New York office. A proven litigator and trial attorney with two decades of experience in complex business litigation, Rob has handled...
Partner
Email (212) 808-7586(212) 808-7586
Damon Suden is an experienced and talented litigator and trial attorney.  His practice includes commercial and complex civil litigation and class action defense in both state and federal court...
Partner
Email (310) 712-6185(310) 712-6185
Kate Visosky provides clients proactive and pragmatic employment law solutions.  She takes the time to understand her clients’ culture, business and operational goals, and the particular...
Partner
Email (212) 808-7985(212) 808-7985
David Zalman’s practice involves commercial and complex civil litigation, including contract disputes, unfair competition, theft of trade secrets, false advertising, real estate disputes, len...
Special Counsel
Email (212) 808-7621(212) 808-7621
Victoria Anderson focuses her practice on employee benefits and executive compensation – namely, qualified and non-qualified retirement plans, deferred compensation arrangements under 409A, 4...
Special Counsel
Email (212) 808-7843(212) 808-7843
Jaclyn Metzinger focuses her practice on commercial and complex civil litigation in both state and federal courts.  Her experience includes consumer class actions and false advertising claims,...
Special Counsel
Email (973) 503-5924(973) 503-5924
Vincent Rao is special counsel in the firm’s Parsippany office.  His practice focuses on commercial litigation, consumer-oriented class action defense, intellectual property protection a...
Special Counsel
Email (310) 712-6184 (310) 712-6184
David Van Pelt is special counsel in the Labor and Employment practice group at Kelley Drye & Warren’s Los Angeles office. With more than 20 years’ experience, David repre...
Senior Associate
Email (212) 808-7812(212) 808-7812
Levi Downing is a senior associate in the firm’s New York office.  He focuses his practice on litigation.
Senior Associate
Email (973) 503-5960(973) 503-5960
Jennifer Fischer is a litigation senior associate who focuses on all aspects of commercial litigation, employment law, and consumer class action defense, including alleged violations of the Telepho...
Senior Associate
Email (212) 808-7511(212) 808-7511
John Mattiace is a litigator who advises businesses on how to achieve cost-effective solutions to complex employment problems.  John litigates on behalf of clients who are faced with all types...
Senior Associate
Email (212) 808-7935(212) 808-7935
Richard Solomon is a senior associate in the firm's New York office. He focuses his practice on immigration and nationality law. Richard represents multinational corporations, domestic com...
Associate
Email (310) 712-6187(310) 712-6187
Andrew Dubin represents clients in a variety of complex litigation matters including labor and employment, contract disputes, fraud and unfair trade practices, copyright and trademark infringement ...
Associate
Email (312) 857-2507(312) 857-2507
Janine Fletcher is an associate in the firm’s Chicago office. Janine brings a comprehensive background, experience and skill-set having worked in all branches of federal government prior to s...
Associate
Email (212) 808-7908(212) 808-7908
Diana Hamar is an associate in the Labor and Employment practice.  Diana represents employers in a broad range of employment law matters including litigation and compliance counseling. Di...
Associate
Email (212) 808-7962(212) 808-7962
Steven Nevolis is an associate in the firm’s New York office and a member of the firm’s Labor & Employment practice group.  His practice encompasses a broad spectrum of service...
Associate
Email (310) 712-6165(310) 712-6165
Christina Nordsten is an associate in the Labor and Employment practice.  Christina is an experienced litigator whose practice is principally focused on representing employers in class action ...
Associate
Email (212) 808-5052(212) 808-5052
James Saylor is an associate in the firm’s New York office. James practices general litigation with a focus in consumer class action defense and labor and employment. James has provided ...
Associate
Email (212) 808-7527(212) 808-7527
Alyssa Smilowitz is an associate in the Labor and Employment practice.  Alyssa represents employers in a broad range of employment law matters including litigation and compliance counseling. &...

Publications

02/01/2018 | Articles
Risk Management Magazine
November/December 2017 | Articles
New York State Bar Association Journal