Cornell University (Bachelor of Science, 1982). University of Michigan (Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1985).
Worked at Vladeck, Waldman, Elias & Engelhard, P.C. (New York, NY) specializing in Employment and Labor Law. General Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1986, Ohio, Michigan and United States. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan. 1994, New York and the United States. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Member, AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee, 1986. Adjunct Professor, Cornell University New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations. Vladeck, Waldman, Elias & Engelhard, P.C., specializes in labor and employment law and general litigation. Founded 48 years ago as union-side labor firm, the Firm's practice has grown significantly.
While it continues to represent unions and related organizations, as well as employee benefits funds in many industries, it has expanded into other areas of employment law, specializing in representing employees, individually and on a class-wide basis, in a wide range of employment issues, including discrimination, breach of contract, ERISA, defamation, constitutional law, and in counselling employees in employment contract matters. In addition to the labor and employment practices, the Firm represents individuals, small companies and non-profit organizations in general litigation, encompassing commercial, contract, trademark and copyright matters, trusts, estates, and real estate matters, as well as civil RICO. The firm also represents claimants in commercial arbitrations and in securities industry arbitrations.
Member, AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee, 1986. Adjunct Professor, Cornell University New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations.