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Labor & Employment - New Jersey
"While I have come to expect exceptional work from Christine, she still manages to exceed expectations. She is smart, practical, creative and tenacious.""Christine is outstanding - she is smart and practical and one of the best attorneys I have ever worked with."
This content is provided by Christine A Amalfe
As Chair of the firm’s Employment & Labor Law Department, Ms. Amalfe manages lawyers across four Gibbons offices, overseeing legal, administrative, and business development functions for one of the firm’s most active business units, with clients among the world’s best-known companies representing industries critical to the local, state, and regional economies. She is also a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and serves as Human Resources General Counsel for Gibbons, and she is a co-founder of the internationally recognized Gibbons Women’s Initiative. She has been extensively involved in defending single plaintiff, multi-plaintiff, and class claims under state and federal employment laws. She also conducts multi-faceted employment counseling and training for corporate clients, public entities, and educational institutions. In addition to employment litigation and employment counseling and training, focus areas of her practice include employment agreements (executive compensation, trade secrets, and restrictive covenants); investigations; and issues in higher education. In addition to Chambers USA, she is listed in Best Lawyers®, which selected her as 2020 Newark Litigation – Labor and Employment “Lawyer of the Year,” and New Jersey Super Lawyers, which regularly selects her to its New Jersey Top 50 female attorneys and Top 10 lawyers lists.