Laurel B. Peltzman

Of Counsel
360 Haddon Avenue, Westmont, NJ 08108
Tel: 856-854-8900 / Fax: 856-858-4967
lpeltzman@brownconnery.com

Labor and Employment / Litigation / Government Litigation

Laurel B. Peltzman is Of Counsel with the firm and concentrates her practice in labor and employment and complex civil and government litigation.  Ms. Peltzman represents public and private employers in EEOC, NJDCR, and unemployment hearings.  She also advises and trains employers and employees in NJLAD (sexual harassment and discrimination), CEPA, Title VII, ADA, FMLA, ADEA, CEPA, and FLSA.  Ms. Peltzman drafts and revises workplace policies and procedures.  She also investigates claims of workplace harassment and discrimination.  Ms. Peltzman has extensive litigation experience in state and federal courts and state and federal administrative agencies.

education

Rutgers University (B.A. 2004)

Rutgers Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2008)

admissions

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

New Jersey

Pennsylvania

professional affiliations

Society for Human Resource Management

publications

“When Kids Get Arrested: What Every Adult Should Know” – Rutgers University Press, November 2009 (co-author)

speaking engagements

Best Hiring and Firing Practices for HR Professionals, Tri-State HRMA Legal Symposium, March 2018

Ethics for the Insurance Professional, February 2018

Communication: The Key to a Successful Workplace, February 2018

Best Practices for the Human Resource Professional, October 2017

Key Issues in Employment Law for HR Professionals, May 2017

Hot Topics in Employment Law, May 2017

Employment Law, April 2017

Employment Practices Liability: Claims and Defenses, October 2014