Jennifer Calamia is an associate at Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet, LLP. She specializes in civil rights and employment litigation and defends employers against charges of discrimination filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, New York State Division of Human Rights, and other administrative agencies.
Prior to joining the firm, Jennifer was an associate with a boutique firm on Long Island, where she litigated cases arising under the Americans with Disabilities Act, Fair Labor Standards Act, New York labor law, and New York State and City human rights law.
Jennifer earned her Juris Doctorate from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, where she was awarded the Debra Sloyer Memorial Scholarship in Trial Advocacy and the Ruskin Moscou Faltischek Award for Outstanding Appellate Advocacy. She also received a Citation for Excellence for her federal civil rights work with the Law Reform Advocacy Clinic.
In addition to her work for the firm, Jennifer now serves as an adjunct professor at her law school alma mater, where she coaches students in appellate advocacy.
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
City University of New York, Baruch College
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100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
United States District Court, Southern District of New York
United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
Nassau County Bar Association