Long Island
100 Quentin Roosevelt Boulevard
Garden City, NY 11530-4850
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Areas of Practice



Cecilia Ehresman


Cecilia Ehresman is an associate in the firm's Commercial Litigation Department, with a focus on employment related matters and general commercial litigation. Cecilia has experience representing clients in every stage of litigation, from pre-action fact development through appeal matters pending before federal and state courts and administrative agencies, in cases involving employment discrimination, contract disputes, land use and zoning matters, as well as residential and commercial mortgage loans.

Cecilia has experience conducting internal investigations on behalf of management into employee allegations of discrimination, and regularly provides counseling and training to management on employment policies and best practices, specifically pertaining to employee conduct, discrimination and harassment, benefits, leaves of absence, hiring procedures, workplace violence, reasonable accommodations, and employee discipline.

Cecilia also represents educational institutions, conducting Title IX and various conduct investigations, drafting internal faculty and student policies, and litigating Article 78 proceedings.

Speaking Engagements

  • National EAP- "Creating a Workplace Violence Policy" (National Webinar), 2017

Professional & Community Activities

  • Member, Nassau County Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, Long Island Labor and Employment Relations Association