Samantha N. Tomey

Counsel

Location: 551 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10176
Phone: 212-661-5030
Fax: 212-687-2123
Email: Email Me

Ms. Tomey’s employment law practice focuses on defending clients against various types of employment actions, including harassment and discrimination based on age, race, gender, national origin, and disability, as well as claims based on whistleblower laws, wrongful discharge, and breach of employment contracts. She represents clients in state and federal court and arbitration proceedings, and also before administrative agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the New York State Division of Human Rights, and the New York City Commission on Human Rights.

Additionally, Ms. Tomey counsels clients concerning Human Resources issues and compliance with state and federal employment regulations in order to optimize employee relations and protect clients from potential claims. She conducts employee complaint investigations, drafts workplace policies and handbooks, and drafts and negotiates separation agreements.

Areas of Concentration:

  • Employment Law

Education:

  • Boston University School of Law (J.D. 2013)
  • New York University, College of Arts & Science (B.A. Politics and Art History, cum laude, 2010)

Bar Admissions:

  • New York

Court Admissions:

  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Honors and Awards:

  • New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2020