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Ruth D. Raisfeld

Ruth D. Raisfeld

Alternative Dispute Resolution Services, Ruth D. Raisfeld P.C.

White Plains, NY, USA

Ruth D. Raisfeld is an attorney who serves as a mediator, employment & labor arbitrator, trainer, and workplace investigator. She has had a private dispute resolution practice since 2002 and is a member of the AAA Labor & Employment Arbitration and Mediation Panels, a member of the New York Chapter of the National Association of Distinguished Neutrals, and a fellow of the College of Labor & Employment Lawyers. Ruth has mediated all forms of employment discrimination claims, breach of employment agreement, all employment-related tort and contract claims, wage-and-hour individual and collective and class claims, including misclassification, independent contractor and alleged labor law violations.

Ruth is a graduate of the Cornell University School of Industrial & Labor Relations and Fordham Law School, where she was Commentary Editor of the Law Review. Ruth clerked for Judge William Hughes Mulligan, Second Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals, was in-house Labor Attorney at New York Telephone, and was an associate and Of Counsel at Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe. Ruth has been a Super Lawyer since 2009 and has been included in the Top 25 Westchester Lawyers, in Best Lawyers in America, and is AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.

Ruth’s website includes many of the articles she has published on mediation and related topics and a video, “Best Practices for Settling Class Action Disputes,” which is the basis of an article recently published on mediation of class action disputes by the New York Law Journal (April 2015). 


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