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Richard E Yaskin

About me

I help employees who face discrimination and other unlawful treatment at work.

 I am a seasoned plaintiffs’ Employment Attorney with substantive knowledge of employment law, and have extensive experience in employment counseling, negotiations and litigation.  A strategic thinker and problem solver.

My firm represents individuals who are wrongfully fired, discriminated against or experience

   workplace harassment or retaliation. Representation ranges from negotiation of an enhanced severance to pursuing

   state and federal court litigation. I was selected to New Jersey Super Lawyers list – 2012 through 2015 for “Employment

   Litigation: Plaintiff” and received 2015 AV Preeminent Rating 4.9 by Martindale-Hubbell.










Practice areas


  1. Sexual Harassment: 25%
    21 years
  2. Discrimination: 25%
    21 years
  3. Employment: 25%
    21 years
  4. Wrongful Termination: 20%
    21 years
  5. Employee Benefits: 5%
    21 years


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Contact info

Law Offices of Richard E Yaskin, P.C.

1040 Kings Highway N.
Suite 302
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08034


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Principal AttorneyLaw Offices of Richard E. Yaskin, P.C.1995 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Employment Lawyers Association (New Jersey chapter)Vice President2012 - Present
Sidney Reitman Employment Law American Inn of CourtExecutive Director South Jersey branch2012 - Present
National Employment Lawyers Association (New Jersey chapter)Board of Directors2007 - Present
New Jersey Association for JusticeMember2007 - Present
Camden County Bar Association, Professionalism CommitteeMember2001 - Present
Camden County Bar Association, Employment Law CommitteeMember2001 - Present
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMember1988 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Sunkett v. National Gypsum Co., Civil No. 09-721 (D.N.J. )Resolved
McGhee v. Pathmark Stores, Inc., N.J. Super. Unpub. (Law Div., Atlantic Cty.)Resolved in Bankruptcy Court
Hoag v. Brown, 397 N.J. Super. 34 (App. Div. 2007)settled at mediation
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Publication nameTitleDate
New Jersey Law JournalPaths To Employer Liability After "Aguas v. State'2015
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - CamdenLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Nela/NJ Dinner Meeting“Saving Your Hostile Environment Claim After Aguas,”2015
“NELA/NJ Appellate Practice Conference”Program Moderator2013
NJSBA Annual Conference“Winters v. NHRFR issues raised,”2012
Annual Update on Disability Law“ADAAA Update”2012
NJICLE Seminar“Presenting Psychological Expert Testimony in Employment Litigation”2011
NELA/NJ Dinner meetingEthics Issues for Employment Lawyers2008