Molly Smithsimon is an experienced litigator in state and federal court who has tried civil rights cases before juries in federal court. She advises clients on federal, state and local employment laws. She represents executives and employees in negotiating employment contracts, severance pay, non-competition agreements (restrictive covenants), and separation agreements.
Her diverse practice at the firm includes representing individuals, classes of individuals, and companies in matters including employment discrimination; wage and hour claims; and tort and contract disputes. She has briefed appeals in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals and the First Department Appellate Division.
A certified mediator, Molly supports resolving litigation through alternative dispute resolution. She is a member of the National Employment Lawyer’s Association/NY and serves as Vice President of the Board.
Molly received her Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania School of Law, and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University.
She is admitted to the bar in New York State, the Southern and Eastern Districts of the United States District Court, and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals.