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Tejash V. Sanchala

Tejash V. Sanchala

Villanueva & Sanchala
  • Business Law, Civil Rights, Employment Law...
  • Connecticut, New Jersey, New York
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Tejash V. Sanchala is a skilled and sought after employment law attorney with more than 15 years of legal experience advising international Fortune 500 companies, executives, and employees on a wide range of employment law matters (e.g., sexual harassment, discrimination, minimum wage and overtime disputes, non-competition agreements, employment agreements and severance agreements).

Mr. Sanchala has represented Fortune 500 companies and worked at large and boutique law firms. He has successfully handled complex matters in federal and state court as well as in alternative dispute forums. He has extensively represented employees and employers in a wide-range of employment law matters and has successfully advised emerging and well established companies in a range of corporate matters. Mr. Sanchala has prepared employee handbooks and policies and procedures. Mr. Sanchala has trained many executives and companies on employment law matters. He regularly lectures before companies, human resources professionals, employees and groups on state and federal employment law topics. Mr. Sanchala has spoken at programswhich provide continuing education credits for lawyers and human resources executives. Mr. Sanchala has drafted articles on employment law as well. Mr. Sanchala's perspectives on employment law issues have been sought by reporters and the media.

Mr. Sanchala has a deep respect for the law and strongly advocates on behalf of his clients. He knows that his clients are very dependent on him to do the best he can and this is demonstrated in how he works with his clients, other attorneys, and the courts. Mr. Sanchala believes it is important to give back to his community and performs pro bono work for groups or individuals who are otherwise unable to obtain legal services. He has served on several Boards including the Westchester County Human Rights Commission where he served as a Commissioner and Chairperson of the Legislation Committee.

Education
Brooklyn Law School
J.D. | Law
New York University
B.A.
Professional Experience
Lawyer
Villanueva & Sanchala
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
What Does Sexual Harassment Look Like
New York Employment Lawyer Blog
What is the difference between an Independent Contractor and an Employee?
New York Employment Lawyer Blog
Ten Tips for Negotiating Severance Packages
New York Employment Lawyer Blog
U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Retaliation
Westchester County Bar Newsletter
Speaking Engagements
CLE Separation Agreements & Employment Agreements, Westchester County Bar Association
2011
Awards
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
National Trial Lawyers
Leading Labor & Employment Lawyer
Above the Bar Awards
Liberty Award
Westchester County Bar Association
Professional Associations
Westchester County Human Rights Commission
Member
Current
Westchester County Bar Association
Member
Current
The New York State Bar Association
Member
Current
The Asian American Bar Association of New York
Member
Current
The Indo-American Lawyers Association
Member
Current
The New York State Bar Association
Member
Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Connecticut
New Jersey
New York
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. Supreme Court
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    We accept MasterCard, Visa, and American Express
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Law
  • Estate Planning
Additional Practice Area
  • Litigation
Languages
  • English
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Tejash V. Sanchala's Website Profile
Website
Villanueva & Sanchala Website
Blog
New York Employment Lawyer Blog
Contact & Map
Villanueva & Sanchala
Westchester County Office
700 White Plains Rd
#237
Scarsdale, NY 10583
USA
Toll-Free: (800) 893-9645
Telephone: (914) 723-7900
Fax: (914) 873-4827