Innessa Melamed Huot

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Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in New York, NY

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
 | 685 Third Ave., 26th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 212-983-9330
Selected to Rising Stars: 2017
Licensed Since: 2012
Practice Areas:
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Employment & Labor: Employee (30%),
  • Civil Rights (20%),
  • Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Russian
Attorney Profile

Innessa Melamed Huot is a senior associate at Faruqi & Faruqi. Focusing her practice primarily on employment law, she provides representation to employees in cases involving workplace discrimination and harassment, wrongful termination, Family and Medical Leave Act violations and retaliation, the American with Disabilities Act, worker misclassification, and violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act and the New York State Wage and Hour Law.

As an undergraduate, Ms. Huot received a Bachelor of Arts in political science and in international relations, graduating from Syracuse University summa cum laude in 2007. In 2011, she was awarded both her Juris Doctor magna cum laude from the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University and her M.B.A. in finance summa cum laude from the Pace University Lubin School of Business. While in law school, Ms. Huot served clerkships with a national law firm, as well as with the general counsel's office at Citigroup Inc. Admitted to practice before all New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut state courts, Ms. Huot is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, Western and Northern Districts of New York, as well as before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

Prior to joining Faruqi & Faruqi, Ms. Huot handled complex civil litigation at two highly regarded New York City law firms. In one high-profile case, she and her co-counsel effectively represented minority shareholders in a derivative lawsuit against an oil corporation at trial. In addition to this experience, Ms. Huot served as co-counsel in a coverage dispute with an insurance carrier. She has brought this extensive litigation experience to her current firm.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Employment Litigation (40%): Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer

Employment & Labor (30%): Employment Law - Employee, Unions, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law

Civil Rights (20%): Americans with Disabilities Act, Police Misconduct, Race Discrimination, Disability, Discrimination, Native Peoples Law

Class Action/Mass Torts (10%): Class Actions, Asbestos, Toxic Torts

Focus Areas

Employment Litigation: Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer

Employment & Labor: Employment Law - Employee, Unions, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law

Civil Rights: Americans with Disabilities Act, Police Misconduct, Race Discrimination, Disability, Discrimination, Native Peoples Law

Class Action/Mass Torts: Class Actions, Asbestos, Toxic Torts

Selections

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Rising Stars: 2017

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About Innessa Huot

Admitted: 2012, New York

Professional Webpage: http://www.faruqilaw.com/our-attorneys/show/id/103

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • United States District court District of New Jersey
  • Member, New York City Bar Association
  • Member, National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA) of New York
  • United States District Court for the Western District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • Connecticut
  • New Jersey
  • New York State 

Educational Background:

  • Pace Lubin School of Business, M.B.A., Honors: summa cum laude, Majors: Finance, 2011
  • Syracuse University, B.A., Honors: summa cum laude, Majors: Political Science and International Relations, 2007
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Office Location for Innessa Melamed Huot

685 Third Ave.
26th Floor
New York, NY 10017

Phone: 212-983-9330

 

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Last Updated: 10/19/2017

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