Firm co-founder Pearl Zuchlewski has practiced law in New York City for more than 25 years. Earlier, she was a partner at Goodman & Zuchlewski LLP, and had practiced at Simpson, Thatcher & Bartlett. She also served as a staff attorney for the National Labor Relations Board.
Ms. Zuchlewski currently is Chair of FINRA’s Employment Arbitration Task Force, and she is a member of FINRA’s National Arbitration and Mediation Committee (NAMC). She previously served as Chair of the NAMC.
From 2004-2005, Ms. Zuchlewski was Chair of the New York State Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Section, and she continues to serve on the Section’s Executive Committee.
Ms. Zuchlewski also is an active member of the ABA Labor and Employment Law Section’s Individual Employee Rights and Responsibilities Committee, and the National Employment Lawyers Association and the Public Investors Bar Association.
Ms. Zuchlewski’s other professional activities include membership in the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and adjunct professor at St. John’s University School of Law. She serves on advisory boards of the Center for Labor and Employment Law at NYU School of Law, the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution and New York City’s Labor and Employment Relations Association.
Ms. Zuchlewski, has been selected by her peers as one of the “New York Area’s Best Lawyers,” featured in New York Magazine, and in “New York SuperLawyers – Metro Edition.” She graduated from Fordham University Law School and the University of Pittsburgh.