Jeffrey Risman

Jeffrey Risman
PRO

Discrimination Lawyer

New York, NY

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English , Russian , Spanish

Answers and Advice

78 questions answered.

About Me

Mr. Risman began his career defending large corporations and insurance companies. Along with this wide-ranging experience, he brings a keen insight on how management operates and in effect have developed calculated methods in prosecuting claims against them.   Mr. Risman has had exposure to many aspects of New York employment law, including employment discrimination based on gender, age, race,...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Contingent (25%-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Excellent Employment Discrimination Lawyer

Posted by: a Employment client about 1 year ago.

Jeffrey was very professional and took the time to listen to the details of my situation. He gave sound legal advice and helped me settle my case...

Knowledgeable & Dedicated

Posted by: Anna over 1 year ago.

I came to Jeffrey regarding discrimination by my manager. He listened carefully to my concerns and then clearly explained my options and how best...
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Endorsements

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Lauren Rachel Turkel
Lauren Turkel

New York, NY

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Jeffrey is a smart and competent attorney who thinks outside of the box when working with clients and adversaries. He is...
Daniel Gershburg
Daniel Gershburg

New York, NY

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have had the great privilege of both working with Jeffrey and knowing him personally. Smart, dedicated, hard working and a lawyer who actually...
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Résumé

License

2008 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – 2011

Furman Kornfeld & Brennan, LLP

Education

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2007 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

New York Law School

Awards

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2014 Top 40 Under 40

National Trial Lawyers

Associations

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Member

National Employment Lawyers Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2013 Tips for Reporting Harassment in the Workplace

AVVO Legal Guides

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Moot Court Judge

at Wagner National Labor & Employment Law Moot Court Competition

2013 Discrimination Law

at So You Want To Be a NY Discrimination Law Attorney?

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