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Rochester Employment Attorneys & Lawyers

Steven S.

Steven Stark Licensed in FL, NY

For over 30 years, Steven Stark has offered counsel to non-profit organizations and private companies. He has a passion for helping small businesses in particular since he himself started several businesses of his own in New York and Florida. He understands the importance of small businesses having a reliable attorney to advise them about legal matters from their inception.
241 reviews
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Richard G.

Richard Gora Licensed in CT, NJ

Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
151 reviews
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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber Licensed in CA

Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
176 reviews
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Scott S.

Scott Stram Licensed in NY

As a member of both the New York and New Jersey Bars, Scott Stram is an accomplished lawyer with experience in a range of legal and business areas. This includes corporate law, data security, compliance, real estate, and intellectual property. Before founding Stram Law, Scott was a compliance officer for a company that performed property audits, a director of a security consulting practice, and an operations officer for Viacom and CBS.
137 reviews
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Jared C.

Jared Cohen Licensed in NY

Jared Cohen has worked with some of the top law firms in the United States and has extensive experience in dealing with cases related to business operations, finance, business operations and transactions. He primarily provides his legal services to clients in the technology industry. Jared has a licensed to practice law in New York. He received his law degree from the New York University School of Law. Jared has been a legal advisor to numerous startup companies since 2012.
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Howard S.

Howard Sutherland Licensed in NY

Howard Sutherland has more than 23 years of experience as an attorney. He has served as a general and senior counselor at numerous law firms. Howard is licensed to practice law in New York and received his J.D. in law from the SMU Dedman School of Law. Howard focuses on legal cases that involves financial and security matters, but he also has experience in commercial contracts and employment law.
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Karen B.

Karen Bhatia Licensed in NJ, NY

Karen is an experienced corporate attorney and litigator with a passion for social entrepreneurship. She has worked on numerous deals for her diverse clientele from global telecom companies to non-profits. She is always looking for the next business opportunity that has a social impact and looking to leverage technology to positively affect law, education, politics, and economic development.
5 reviews
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Lauren G.

Lauren Garsten Caplan Licensed in CT, NY

Lauren Garsten Caplan has 11 years of experience as a corporate attorney. She provides legal services to corporate clients in Connecticut and New York. Lauren received her legal degree from the Georgetown University Law Center. She specializes in commercial contracts and often assists startup companies overcome legal hurdles. Lauren is currently a senior counselor at the SRD Legal Group. Prior to this position, she was a general counselor at Greenworks Lending.
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Paul R. M.

Paul R. Mcmenamin Licensed in NY

At present, Paul McMenamin is the Senior Partner of McMenamin Law Group. He has gained legal experience working for big companies such as Juno Ventures, BG Media Investors L.P and Warshaw Burstein, LLP. For over 20 years, Paul has been a partner in major law firms around New York. He handles corporate matters, security fraud, RICO and property litigation. He received his doctorate of law from Notre Dame Law School in 1985. He has been a member of the NY Bar Association since 1991.
2 reviews
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Jimmy L.

Jimmy Lathrop Licensed in CT, NY

Attorney Jimmy Lathrop first started out his legal career working at a settlement agency that would represent large lending institutions when it comes to mortgage refinances and purchases of residential properties. After leaving that agency, he has continued to work helping clients with commercial and residential real estate. In addition to his real estate background, Attorney Lathrop handles landlord and tenant litigation.
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