Tomey, Samantha N.

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Samantha N. Tomey

Associate

stomey@garfunkelwild.com

111 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
P: 516-393-2216

PRACTICE
Employment Law
Litigation & Arbitration

EDUCATION
Boston University School of Law (J.D. 2013)
New York University, College of Arts & Science (B.A. Politics and Art History, cum laude, 2010)
Kenneth Bromberg Memorial Award
New York University Honors Scholar

BAR ADMISSIONS
New York

COURT ADMISSIONS
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
New York State Bar Association
Nassau County Bar Association
Nassau County Women’s Bar Association
American Health Lawyers Association

Samantha N. Tomey, who joined Garfunkel Wild, P.C. in 2014, is an Associate in the Litigation & Arbitration and Employment Law Practice Groups. Ms. Tomey advises clients in federal and state court, arbitrations, appeals, hearings, and mediations.  Her practice includes litigation of a wide variety of commercial and business issues.  Ms. Tomey also represents clients in connection with medical staff and peer review matters, as well as professional conduct proceedings before the New York State Department of Health, Office of Professional Medical Conduct (OPMC).

Ms. Tomey’s employment law practice focuses on defending clients against various types of employment actions, including harassment and discrimination based on age, race, gender, national origin, and disability, as well as claims based on whistleblower laws, wrongful discharge, and breach of employment contracts.  She also represents clients in connection with claims brought before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the New York State Division of Human Rights, and the New York City Commission on Human Rights.  Ms. Tomey also counsels clients concerning Human Resources issues and compliance with state and federal employment regulations.

Ms. Tomey graduated cum laude from New York University with a B.A. in Politics and Art History. She received her J.D. from Boston University School of Law.

Publications

  • Removing a patient from your practice:  A physician’s legal and ethical responsibilities, Medical Economics, March 16, 2015 (co-author)