With a storied history spanning almost 100 years, the Zazzali Law firm is best known for its role in labor and employment matters. We represent unions and employees in all aspects of federal and state labor laws, discrimination and civil rights laws, and wage laws. We also have a diverse litigation practice that includes election law, general litigation, and appellate work. Read below to learn more about the Firm, or click here to explore our Practice Areas.
Founded in 1925, Zazzali, Fagella, Nowak, Kleinbaum and Friedman is a well known and highly respected law firm engaged in a wide variety of litigation. Our practice areas include labor and employment, commercial transactions, and general litigation. Members of the firm have also been court-appointed receivers in stock fraud matters as well as counsel to trustees and creditors' committees in bankruptcy proceedings.
The firm regularly represents ERISA funds before the Internal Revenue Service and the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. We also represent clients in connection with matters before the EEOC, the New Jersey Division of Civil Rights, the New York Division of Human Rights, the New Jersey and United States Departments of Labor, the Public Employment Relations Commission, and the Office of Administrative Law.
The firm also handles a substantial number of cases for all clients in both State and Federal trial and appellate courts in New Jersey, New York, and Washington, D.C. In addition, the firm has represented management in certain employment matters which do not involve unions, including discrimination cases and enforcing and opposing restrictive covenants. The firm also drafts and reviews employee manuals, severance agreements, and similar employment related documents.