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Edgar M. Rivera

Associate
erivera@theharmanfirm.com
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Office: 212.425.2600 Ext: 6
Mobile: 646.400.2249
Fax: 212.202.3926

220 5th Ave, #900
New York, New York 10001

Edgar M. Rivera became an Associate with The Harman Firm, LLP in 2014. While at Fordham Law School, he interned with Judge Jaime Ríos of the Queens County Supreme Court and with JPMorgan Chase in the Legal and Compliance Department. He also was a member of the Urban Law Journal.

Edgar regularly represents employees in Department of Labor Unemployment Insurance proceedings. He serves as the editor of the New York Employment Attorney Blog, The Harman Firm, LLP's employment law blog. Edgar has also lectured on employment law topics at Fordham University School of Law.

Education

J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2014
Urban Law Journal, Staff Member
Unemployment Action Center, Staff Member
Universal Justice, Alumni Outreach Chair
Latin American Law Student Association, Firm Relations Chair
2012 Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship Recipient
2012 Puerto Rican Bar Association Moot Court Competitor

B.A., Fordham University, 2011
Major in Philosophy
Minor in Mathematics

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice State of New York, 2015
State of New Jersey, 2014
United States District Court of the Southern District of New York, 2015
United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York, 2015
United States District Court, District of New Jersey, 2014
United States District Court, District of Colorado, 2015
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

National Employment Lawyers Association
Member Since: 2015

New York State Bar Association
Member Since: 2012

New Jersey State Bar Association
Member Since: 2012

New York City Bar Association
Member Since: 2015

Languages
English
Spanish