Denise Schulman joined the firm in 2009 and became a partner of the firm in 2017. In 2015, Denise was selected as a Rising Star by New York Super Lawyers.
Denise graduated cum laude from New York University School of Law. While in law school, she participated in the Employment and Housing Discrimination Clinic and Civil Rights Clinic and worked for the Urban Justice Center and Brennan Center for Justice. Prior to joining the firm, Denise worked for South Brooklyn Legal Services.
U.S. District Court, Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of New York, 2009
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2010
J.D., New York University School of Law, 2008
B.A., Wesleyan University, 2000
Phi Beta Kappa
Even when violations are obvious, employers rarely admit their wrongdoing and make a fair settlement. Negotiating with stiff-necked employers requires consistent and aggressive movement to and through trial—and the skills, reputation and record of success to backstop the negotiation. With a team that includes aggressive and skilled litigators like Denise Schulman, Joseph & Kirschenbaum LLP confidently stands against even the largest employers and the most aggressive defense firms. Defendants know who we are and that we are fully prepared to go to trial in every case if that is what is necessary to get justice for our clients. If you have suffered on-the-job discrimination, harassment or wage theft, our team of litigators may be able to help. Call our office today to arrange a complimentary and confidential consultation. We are available by phone at 212-688-5640. We can also be reached online. Se habla español.