Attorney Emre Polat is an experienced New York City employment attorney. He has substantial litigation experience in all aspects of employment law, including lawsuits arising out of wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, wage and hour violations, medical leave violations, whistleblower claims, retaliation, non-compete agreements, and severance agreements. Mr. Polat has personally litigated countless matters from inception through trial. He has represented both employees and employers who need a discrimination attorney or assistance in other claims. His advocacy and experience has earned him notable recognition and respect.
Mr. Polat has personally litigated countless matters from inception through trial. His advocacy and experience has earned him notable recognition and respect. His experience litigating employment matters on behalf of employees and employers offers clients the unique litigation skills other attorneys lack in foreseeing legal tactics they may need to overcome.
Attorney Emre Polat is admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court, the highest court in the country, as well as the federal and state courts of New York and New Jersey, including the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. Mr. Polat also frequently makes appearances before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), New York State Division of Human Rights, New York City Commission on Human Rights, and the New Jersey Civil Rights Commission. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the National Employment Law Association, and the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.