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Jonathan Sokolowski

Associate
New York
T: 212.634.3047
F: 212.655.1747

Education

  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2010, Fordham International Law Journal; Moot Court Board
  • B.A., New York University, 2006, magna cum laude
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Overview
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Jonathan Sokolowski is an associate in the Labor and Employment Practice Group in the firm's New York office.

Areas of Practice

Mr. Sokolowski’s practice focuses on Labor and Employment matters, including client counseling and litigation. In particular, he regularly counsels domestic and international clients on day-to-day workplace employment issues such as the preparation, administration and enforcement of personnel policies, hiring procedures, reductions-in-force, severance and termination strategies, employee discipline, disability, leaves of absence, wage/hour law, compliance with anti-discrimination laws, the labor election process, and the extraterritorial application of U.S. laws. Mr. Sokolowski regularly drafts and negotiates employment, separation, non-compete, and non-solicitation agreements. He also conducts discrimination and harassment prevention trainings, as well as investigations into harassment allegations, whistleblower complaints and other employment matters.

In addition, Mr. Sokolowski regularly counsels clients on the labor and employment aspects of domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, and drafts and negotiates the associated provisions of transactional documents.

Mr. Sokolowski also defends employers against single plaintiff and class action wage/hour, employment contract, non-competition, and discrimination claims, and regularly represents clients in federal and state courts, in arbitrations before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, and in proceedings before various administrative agencies.

Honors

  • New York Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2014-2017

Articles

Labor & Employment Law Blog Posts

New York Commercial Division Round Up Blog Articles