Laurie E. Morrison

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in New York, NY

Law Office of Laurie E. Morrison
 | 100 Church St. Fl. 8, New York, NY 10007-2614
Phone: 212-721-4051
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2019
Licensed Since: 2006
Practice Areas:
  • Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Employment & Labor: Employer (40%),
  • Employment & Labor: Employee (20%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Laurie E. Morrison is the founder of Law Office of Laurie E. Morrison in New York, New York. Ms. Morrison focuses her practice on labor law and employment law, representing clients in New York and throughout the surrounding areas. She is committed to fighting for the rights of employees, as well as providing accurate and informative advice to employers.

Ms. Morrison has more than a decade of experience. She represents employees in matters involving discrimination, the Family and Medical Leave Act, harassment, independent contractor agreements, negotiations, retaliation, severance agreements, unpaid wages and wrongful termination. On the employer side, the provides employers with advice on effective employment policies and preventative counseling designed to minimize the risk of a lawsuit.

Over the course of her career, Ms. Morrison has successfully litigated claims under the New York State Labor Law and the Fair Labor Standards Act. She has negotiated benefits and severance packages for numerous terminated employees and co-drafted sections of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Before founding her own firm, Ms. Morrison clerked for a judge sitting on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. In addition, she spent several years cultivating and developing her legal skills by working for various New York City-based private law firms.

Ms. Morrison graduated magna cum laude from Columbia University with a bachelor’s degree in sociology. She went on to receive her law degree from Cornell Law School and obtained her license to practice law in 2006. She is qualified to appear before all New York state courts.

 

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Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

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

Employment & Labor (40%): Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law

Employment & Labor (20%): Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law

Focus Areas

Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employer, Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment, Labor Law

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 1 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2019

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About Laurie Morrison

Admitted: 2006, New York

Professional Webpage: http://www.newyork-employmentlawyer.com/bio.php

Honors/Awards:

  • Local Emmy Award

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA)

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • Hodes v. Pachter
  • Gross v. FBL Financial Services, Inc.

Educational Background:

  • Columbia University, Major: Sociology, Honor: Lillian L. Hacker prize, Honor: magna cum laude, Honor: Mississippi Freedom Summer of 1964, which led to the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Office Location for Laurie E. Morrison

100 Church St. Fl. 8
New York, NY 10007-2614

Phone: 212-721-4051

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Last Updated: 5/21/2019

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