Marjorie Mesidor Joins Phillips & Phillips as Lead Counsel
New York, NY (Law Firm Newswire) October 3, 2011 – PHILLIPS & PHILLIPS has announced the addition of Marjorie Mesidor, who has joined the firm as a lead counsel in employment discrimination and criminal defense cases effective September 19, 2011. Ms. Mesidor, who was an attorney at The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington and Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton and Garrison, LLP, will bring her extensive Title VII, Title IX, sections 1983 and 1981 experience to PHILLIPS & PHILLIPS.
She represents individual plaintiffs in sexual harassment race, gender and disability based discrimination matter before the EEOC and the New York State Division of Human Rights and in New York state and federal courts. In addition, she assists clients in negotiating conciliation and separation agreements throughout New York City.
Ms. Mesidor commented, “PHILLIPS & PHILLIPS is one of the top plaintiff’s side sexual harassment and employment discrimination law firms in New York City. I’m excited to join a practice with such innovative legal professionals with a broad scope of capabilities and experience.”
Ms. Mesidor received her B.A. in International Relations and Economics from Franklin College Switzerland in 2000 and her J.D. in 2004 from Touro Law School, where she was an Editor of the Touro Law Review. She is a member of the New York and Connecticut bars and an active member of the New York State Bar Association.
The law firm of PHILLIPS & PHILLIPS is a recognized leader in the field of sexual harassment and discrimination in NYC. Our attorneys are at the forefront of defending workers’ rights in New York City and the Tri-State area, specializing in claims relating to sexual harassment, pregnancy discrimination, and family and caregiver discrimination, as well as all other workplace discrimination on the basis of race, age, sexual orientation, disability, or other protected trait.