STEWART J. EPSTEIN, a senior counsel at the firm, has been affiliated with the firm and its predecessors since 1989. While the emphasis of Mr. Epstein’s law practice has focused on complex commercial litigation and labor and employment law, his diverse background and experience encompass such areas as corporate and partnership transactions, agreements, and disputes, family and matrimonial law, civil rights, estate disputes, construction law, drafting and negotiating commercial leases and other business contracts, counseling employers on workplace policies and compliance, drafting employee handbooks, negotiating and drafting employment and separation agreements, real property issues concerning land use, zoning, and eminent domain, trademark disputes, and a wide variety of other legal matters in the general practice of law. Mr. Epstein’s extensive litigation experience spans both the federal and state courts, from the inception of cases through discovery, trials and appeals.

Mr. Epstein is a graduate of Cornell University in 1973, and Albany Law School of Union University in 1981. He was admitted to the Bar of the State of New York Bar in 1983, and is also admitted to the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Mr. Epstein is a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

Bar Admission
* New York, 1983
* U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
* U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
* U.S. Court of Appeals Second Circuit

Education
* Cornell University, B.A.,1973
* Albany Law School of Union University, J.D., 1981