Joshua S.C. Parkhurst

Law Offices of Joshua Parkhurst
  • Employment Law
  • New York
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Summary

Joshua Parkhurst has represented employees, labor unions and employee benefits funds since 1998. His work with employees includes representing individuals in litigation or other dispute resolution involving termination of employment, unlawful discrimination and harassment and wage and hour violations. In addition, Josh advises employees in non-litigation matters, such as working with current employees as to how to avoid potential terminations, and advising clients in contract or severance negotiations. Joshua has also worked with labor unions in all aspects of representation, including organizing drives, grievance representation, contract negotiation and duty of fair representation matters. Joshua also represents employee benefits funds in litigation and compliance related matters. For 16 years, Joshua worked at some of New York City's most prestigious workers' side labor and employment law firms. In 2014, he opened the Law Offices of Joshua Parkhurst, where he continues to advocate for workers' rights. Specialties:Represent union and non-union employees in all labor and employment law matters.

Education
New York University School of Law
J.D. (1996) | Law
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Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: Review of Law and Social Change - Legal Theory Editor Research Education and Advocacy to Combat Homeless (R.E.A.C.H.) - Research Director and Clinic Coordinator
University of Chicago
B.A. (1993) | Public Policy
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Honors: B.A. with Honors and Special Honors in Public Policy
Professional Experience
Owner
Law Offices of Joshua Parkhurst
- Current
Of Counsel
Giles Law Firm LLC
- Current
Partner
Cary Kane LLP
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Associate
Cary Kane LLP
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Associate
Broach & Stulberg LLP
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Associate
Szold and Brandwen, P.C.
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Employee Benefits Law, Second Addition
ABA
"Desert Palace, Inc. v. Costa: The End of the Direct Evidence Requirement in Title VII Mixed Motive Cases."
New York State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Newsletter
Professional Associations
National Employment Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
Activities: Chair - Labor Law Practice Group
New York County Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
Activities: Member - Labor and Employment Law Section
Jersey City Landmarks Conservancy
Board of Directors
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Activities: President from 2005-2008
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
2nd Circuit
Practice Area
  • Employment Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Firm Website
Contact & Map
Law Offices of Joshua Parkhurst
11 Broadway, Suite 615
New York, NY 10004
USA
Giles Law Firm LLC
825 Third Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10022
USA