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Employment Lawyer Fighting for Employees in New York and New Jersey

Erica Shnayder is an experienced employment law attorney who has dedicated her career to helping people in New York and New Jersey protect and enforce their rights on the job.

Ms. Shnayder helps people in a full range of federal and state employment matters, from unpaid wages and overtime to severance agreements, wrongful termination, workplace discrimination, and harassment on the job. She is committed to offering comprehensive and personalized representation, taking the time to understand each client’s unique individual situation, and tailoring a strategy to meet your specific goals.

Recognized as a “Rising Star” and “Top Woman Attorney” by New York Super Lawyers, Ms. Shnayder has helped clients recover more than $22 million in court verdicts and settlements. She is a proud member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which includes trial lawyers who have obtained multi-million dollar recoveries for their clients.

Ms. Shnayder offers free consultations to discuss your case and provide a thorough and honest assessment of your rights and options.

How an Employment Lawyer Can Help You

Ms. Shnayder assists people in New York and New Jersey in a wide range of employment issues under state and federal law. She commonly represents clients in the following matters:

At Shnayder Law LLC, we understand that results matter.  Ms. Shnayder is proud to have a proven track record of success, including millions of dollars in judgments and negotiated settlements for the people she represents.

Her victories include a $4.025 million verdict for a disability discrimination claim in New York Supreme Court. Ms. Shnayder also reached a nearly $1.2 million settlement in a race discrimination case against the New York City Department of Education in conjunction with her co-counsel and the U.S. Department of Justice.

Hands-On, Client-Focused Legal Representation

Ms. Shnayder focuses on providing direct and responsive legal services to the people and families she represents.

She offers quick response times and after-hours scheduling and is readily available when needed. Unlike other law firms, clients do not need to navigate a maze of paralegals, assistants, and junior associates to speak with their attorney at Shnayder Law LLC.

Do not just take our word for it. Our clients often glow about their experience working with Ms. Shnayder—one reason why she was hailed as a “Top 40 Under 40” Lawyer by the American Society of Legal Advocates.

Schedule a Free Consultation with an Employment Lawyer

If you are locked in a dispute with your employer or would like to understand your legal rights and options on the job, contact Shnayder Law LLC for a free consultation. Contact us online or call 973-714-1515.


*The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found at

**Membership to the Million Dollar Advocates forum is issued by the forum. A description of the selection methodology can be found at

***The Top 40 Under 40 list is issued by the American Society of Legal Advocates.

****No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.