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Fisher Phillips

Labor & Employment

2 ranked lawyersBand 3New JerseyUSA 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Recognized for its proficiency in employment law and labor relations counseling. Displays skill in arbitrations and union contract negotiations and also regularly handles sensitive discrimination, harassment and wage and hour disputes for clients in the banking and manufacturing industries. Also advises clients in the healthcare, food distribution and retail sectors. Further experience in compliance advice with regard to equal pay legislation.

Strengths

Sources highlight the firm's "high-quality and sophisticated" lawyers, adding that they are "thorough and responsive."

Clients say the team at Fisher Phillips is "exceptionally skilled, hard-working, and effective," adding: "They are always looking for ways to add value."

Work highlights

Represented Mountainside Pizza in collective action proceedings concerning wage and hour issues.

Notable practitioners

Cynthia Jacob is highly regarded in the New Jersey employment market. She handles the full range of labor and employment-related work and has significant experience resolving disputes through mediation and arbitration.
"Cynthia is certainly a highly competent employment lawyer."

Rosemary Gousman is adept at advising large corporations on regulatory compliance, policy development, and employment and termination disputes of all kinds. 
"Rosemary is a fantastic and very knowledgeable employee attorney.""She is an excellent lawyer. I have referred clients to her who have been very happy."

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Overview

Fisher Phillips partners with employers to help navigate complex labor and employment issues and unprecedented workplace disruption. Our technology-driven approach, commitment to diversity and inclusion, and ability to serve as trusted business advisors enable us to provide innovative solutions to employers’ most challenging workplace matters.

We regularly advise and counsel clients on issues surrounding wage and hour, employment discrimination and harassment, litigation, labor relations, workplace safety, immigration, trade secrets and non-competes, data privacy, and more.

Members

Aviles, Alba

Baginski, Eric

Bauknight, Phillip

Caldwell, Amanda

Caminiti, Kathleen

Capone, Christopher

Lichtenberg, David

Musmanno, Alyssa

Strand, David

Tandy, Colleen

Treibman, David

Wieselthier, Sarah

Wintermute, Holly

Industries

Automotive

Education

Financial Services

Gig Economy

Healthcare

Hospitality

Manufacturing

PEO & Staffing

Retail

Labor & Employment

Fisher Phillips

firm
Location

430 Mountain Avenue

Suite 303

Murray Hill

New Jersey

USA

NJ 07974

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

New Jersey

Labor & Employment


Cynthia M Jacob
Senior Statespeople
Rosemary Gousman
Band 1