Katherine Morales

Katherine Morales

Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
212-460-0047
646-569-9374
Fax:
212-428-6811
Email:

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • Juris Doctorate
    • Law Journal: Georgetown Immigration Law Journal, Editor
  • Pace University, New York, New York
    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance, summa cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York

Katherine focuses her practice on all aspects of employment litigation. She regularly represents employees and employers in cases involving discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour violations before state and federal courts and administrative agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Katherine has experience with federal and state labor and employment statutes, including, Title VII, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, and various state and local discrimination and wage and hour laws.  Along with her employment litigation practice, Katherine also handles commercial contract disputes and frequently assists clients with the negotiation of severance agreements.  Katherine is fluent in Spanish and regularly works with the Firm's Spanish-speaking clients.

Katherine is admitted to practice in New York and before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Litigation
  • Discrimination
  • Sexual Harassment Claims
  • Wage and Hour Claims
  • Commercial Litigation

Published Works

  • Breaking the Silence: The Case for a Domestic Crimes Against Humanity Statute, 31 Geo. , Law Journal, 389, 2017