Practices

Education

  • J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 1997
  • B.A., Kenyon College, cum laude, 1992

Bar Admissions

  • New York (1998)
  • New Jersey (1997)
  • U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York (2000)

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Joshua Zuckerberg

Partner
jzuckerberg@pryorcashman.com
7 Times Square
New York, NY 10036-6569
Direct Tel:
212-326-0885
Direct Fax:
212-798-6379

Joshua Zuckerberg has been with Pryor Cashman since 2000 and became a partner in January 2007. His practice covers the entire spectrum of labor and employment issues. He has extensive experience representing and counseling employers on all matters affecting the workplace, including discrimination, harassment, and disability claims, restrictive covenants, wage and hour issues, and termination and severance practices. 

In addition, Mr. Zuckerberg represents employee associations whose membership includes physicians, professors, stage directors and fire officers. Mr. Zuckerberg has developed considerable expertise in arbitration, mediation, collective bargaining, and federal and state litigation.

Recently, Mr. Zuckerberg has:

  • Represented high level executives in various termination and severance negotiations
  • Prosecuted and defended collective action wage and hour cases in the restaurant industry
  • Initiated and settled a sexual harassment litigation against a Fortune 500 Bank
  • Defended a real estate company and its executive in a quid pro quo sexual harassment claim  
Mr. Zuckerberg is a 1997 graduate of Brooklyn Law School, where he was a member of the Brooklyn Journal of International Law and the Moot Court Honors Society. He was awarded an Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Law Fellowship.

Previous Positions

  • Proskauer Rose,  Associate (1998-2000)
  • National Labor Relations Board, Region 2, Attorney (1997-98)

Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, Preventing Discrimination in the Workplace: What HR Needs to Know, IOMA Webinar (August 2009)
  • Speaker, Complying With the New ADA Law: What to Watch for in the First Year, IOMA Webinar, March 2009

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the New York City Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Committee, where he has recently focused on international labor and employment issues

Distinctions

  • Selected by Human Resource Executive and Lawdragon as one of "The Nation's Most Powerful Employment Attorneys (2011-2013)
  • Named as “Super Lawyer” in Employment & Labor Law by Super Lawyers – New York Metro (2011-2014)

Other Activities

  • Provides pro bono legal services to Urban Pathways, one of the city's largest providers of services and housing to homeless New Yorkers