The Harman Firm, LLP is proud to announce that we have a new partner at the firm, Edgar M. Rivera, Esq
. Ed started as an associate here at The Harman Firm, LLP after graduating from Fordham University School of Law in 2014.
Ed is an aggressive and zealous advocate for employees who have been subjected to harassment, discrimination, retaliation, and wage-and-hour violations. Ed has represented hundreds of employees in individual, multi-plaintiff, collective- and class action litigation before state and federal courts in New York, New Jersey and Florida in English and Spanish.
Ed is a member of the National Employment Lawyer Association (“NELA”), where he participates in NELA’s discussion boards and conferences, including the annual Trial Boot Camp in Chicago. He is published in the New York State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Journal, serves as the editor of the New York Employment Attorney Blog
, The Harman Firm, LLP’s employment law blog, and frequently speaks on issues in employment law. He has also appeared on a PIX 11 segment “Know Your Rights: Harassment in the Workplace,” where he discussed identifying and reporting sexual harassment in the workplace, and regularly speaks on employment-law issues.
Last year, Ed won two trials, including a six-figure jury verdict in a wage-and-hour case. We’d like to congratulate, Ed.!