Tann, Dayna B.

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Dayna B. Tann

Associate

dtann@garfunkelwild.com

111 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
P: 516-393-2509

411 Hackensack Avenue, 5th Floor, Hackensack, NJ 07601
P: 201-883-1030

PRACTICE
Employment Law
Environmental
Litigation & Arbitration

EDUCATION
St. John’s University School of Law
(J.D., Dean’s List, 2010)
The University of Scranton
(B.A., magna cum laude, 2005)

BAR ADMISSIONS
New York
New Jersey

COURT ADMISSIONS
New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division
New Jersey Supreme Court
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

HONORS AND AWARDS
Super Lawyers – Rising Stars (2017)

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
New York State Bar Association
American Health Lawyers Association

Dayna B. Tann is an associate at Garfunkel Wild, P.C., which she joined in 2011.  She is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Arbitration Practice Group, which represents clients in all phases of civil litigation before both state and federal courts, as well as alternative dispute resolution bodies.  She is also a member of the firm’s Employment Law and Environmental Practice Groups.

Ms. Tann has broad employment law experience, defending clients against various types of employment claims, including harassment and discrimination based on age, race, gender, national origin, and disability, as well as claims based on whistleblower laws, and breach of employment contracts. 

Ms. Tann received her B.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Scranton in 2005, and her J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law in 2010, where she was a Notes and Comments Editor of the St. John’s Law Review.  Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Tann worked as a judicial fellow for the Honorable Leonard B. Austin at the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Department.

Publications

  • The Hazards of Pharmaceutical Disposal: An Arising Risk for Healthcare, The Risk Management Quarterly, Spring 2014
  • The Hazards of Pharmaceutical Disposal: Arising Issues of Concern, Westlaw Journal Environmental (Vol. 33, Issue 23, pgs 1-7) May 2013
  • Licensing a Lie:  The Privilege Attached to the Form U-5 Should Reflect the Realities of the Workplace, 83 ST. JOHN’S L. REV. 1017
  • Arbitration Fee-Splitting Provisions:  Do the Benefits Outweigh the Disadvantages? NYSBA Labor & Employment Law Journal (Fall 2010); NYSBA General Practice Section (Summer 2011)