Erica L. Shnayder, Esq.Of Counsel
Attorney Erica L. Shnayder, of counsel to the firm, focuses her practice in New Jersey & New York employment law and civil rights litigation. Attorney Shnayder bases her work on the firm belief that all employees deserve to be treated with dignity and respect and be free of workplace harassment or discrimination.
“I love the art of litigating. I love having happy clients and making a difference,” says Erica. Some of her notable cases include obtaining a $4.025 million dollar verdict against New York Presbyterian Hospital, as well as obtaining numerous settlements for clients totaling millions of dollars.
Ms. Shnayder was named a “Rising Star” by New York Super Lawyers* and was also recognized as a “Top 40 Lawyer Under 40” by the American Society of Legal Advocates.** Most recently, Ms. Shnayder was certified as a member of the " Multi-Million Dollar Advocates" Forum.*** Membership is limited to attorneys who have won multi-million-dollar verdicts, awards or settlements. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.
Ms. Shnayder handles all aspects of employment discrimination, sexual harassment, and cases based on pregnancy, sexual orientation, race, gender, nationality, age and disability in New York & New Jersey.
J.D., American University Washington College of Law, 2012
Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: American University International Law Review (“AMILR”)
B.A., Syracuse University, 2008
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
U.S District Court for the Eastern District of New York (EDNY)
U.S District Court for the Northern District of New York (NDNY)
U.S District Court for the District of New Jersey (DNJ)
- New York
- New Jersey