Levine, Lauren M.

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Lauren M. Levine

Partner

llevine@garfunkelwild.com

111 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
P: 516-393-2240

411 Hackensack Avenue, 5th Floor, Hackensack, NJ 07601
P: 201-518-3440

PRACTICE
Employment Law
Litigation & Arbitration

EDUCATION
Hofstra University School of Law
(J.D., 2002)
State University of New York at Buffalo
(B.A., 1999)

BAR ADMISSIONS
New Jersey
New York

COURT ADMISSIONS
New York Supreme Court
New Jersey Supreme Court
U.S. District Court for the Southern District
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District

HONORS AND AWARDS
New York Super Lawyers – Metro Edition (2011-2018)
Selected for “Outstanding Women in Law for 2016” by the Honorable A. Gail Prudenti and Hofstra University School of Law, April 5, 2016

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
American Health Lawyers Association

Ms. Levine, who joined the firm in 2005, is a Partner in the Litigation & Arbitration and Employment Law Practice Groups.  Ms. Levine represents clients in a wide variety of commercial and business disputes through all phases of litigation.  Her practice also focuses on employment law, defending clients against various types of employment claims including age, race, gender, national origin, and harassment, as well as claims under the Americans With Disabilities Act, Fair Labor Standards Act, whistleblower laws, breach of employment contract and defamation.  Ms. Levine also has experience in representing hospitals in medical staff credentialing and peer review matters, including intra-hospital hearings and appeals, proceedings before the New York State Public Health council, and litigation arising from the peer review process.

Ms. Levine is a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo (B.A. 1999) and Hofstra University School of Law (J. D. 2002) where she was an Executive Board Member of the Moot Court Association.

Publications

  • New Insights for ERISA Standards On Benefits Determinations, Law 360, February 5, 2016
  • A Lawyer's Guide To Analyzing Age Discrimination Claims, Law 360, November 24, 2015
  • New Joint Commission Requirements Confirm Relationship Between Disruptive Behavior and Quality of Care, AHLA's MedStaff News Newsletter, April 2009
  • Justifiable Action, Inside Healthcare, March 26, 2009