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Randolph Michael Mclaughlin

Civil rights Attorney at New York, NY

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  • Licensed for 44 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1979
    Currently Registered No misconduct found

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I am co-chair of the Civil Rights Practice Group at Newman Ferrara LLP in New York City.  Our group handles cases involving employment discrimination, housing discrimination, voting rights, marriage equality, police misconduct, and land use.  I am also a tenured law professor at Pace Law School where for over twenty years  I have taught civil procedure, labor law, civil rights and New York practice.

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Newman Ferrara LLP
1250 Broadway, 27th Floor
New York, NY, 10001

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  • Contingency 33%-33%


AVVO RATING 9.4 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Of Counsel
  • Newman Ferrara LLP
  • 2011 - Present
  • Professor
  • Pace University School Of Law
  • 1988 - Present
  • Of Counsel
  • Harwood Feffer, LLP
  • 2008 - 2011
  • Director
  • Social Justice Center, Pace Law School
  • 1996 - 2001
  • Associate Attorney
  • Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, PC
  • 1986 - 1988
  • Associate Legal Director/Staff Attorney
  • Center For Constitutional Rights
  • 1978 - 1988
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  • Harvard University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1978
  • Columbia College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1975

Sample of Legal Cases

  • United States v. Village of Port Chester
  • Judgement for Plaintiffs
  • Campbell v. DiGuglielmo
  • Judgment for Plaintiff: $5.2 million
  • McSurely v. McClellan
  • Judgment for Plaintiffs: $1.6 million
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  • American Bar Association
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Myron Isaacs Community Service Award
  • New York Civil Liberties Union, Lower Hudson Valley
  • 2013
  • Wlliam Robert Ming Advocacy Award
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • 2001
  • Haywood Burns Memorial Award
  • New York State Bar Association
  • 1999


  • 32 Duquesne Law Review 709
  • Operation Rescue Versus A Woman's Right to Choose: A Conflict Without a Federal Remedy
  • 1994
  • 24 Columbia Human Rights Law Review 1
  • Chisom v. Roemer: Where Do We Go From Here?
  • 1993
  • 66 Tulane Law Review 1357
  • Bray v. Alexandria Women's Health Clinic: The Supreme Court's Next Opportunity to Unsettle Civil Rights Law
  • 1992
  • Center for Constitutional Rights
  • Racially Motivated Violence: Litigation Strategies
  • 1984
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Speaking Engagements

  • Black History Month
  • State of Black Politics
  • 2013

Attorney endorsements

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Civil rights Attorney | Jun 03
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Mr. McLaughlin is possessed of an encyclopedic knowledge of the law. He is a razor-sharp litigator, a genuine leader, who is gifted at bringing out the very best in others. He has an awesome ability to illuminate the most complex of legal concepts to a colleague, a courtroom or to the man in the street."
Civil rights Attorney | Apr 27
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Mr. McLaughlin brings a unique blend of knowledge and compassion to the practice of law. He is passionate about seeking justice for his clients, and he has had a life long focus on improving our world through the law. I highly recommend him."
Litigation Attorney | Nov 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Professor McLaughlin is a leading civil rights advocate who brings an appropriate (and much needed) tenaciousness to his work. Having worked with him on several cases, the good Professor brings an unparallelled compassion, skill set, and array of life experiences to every case he accepts and every client he serves. I endorse him without reservation."
Civil rights Attorney | Mar 02
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
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New York Civil rights Lawyer Randolph Michael Mclaughlin
Randolph Michael Mclaughlin
Civil rights Attorney
New York, NY
Licensed for 44 years