Michael D. Zahler

Michael D. Zahler

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  • Employment Law, Business Law
  • New Jersey, New York
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Summary

Michael Zahler practice focuses on commercial litigation, shareholder disputes, employment litigation, and non-compete litigation. Mr. Zahler represents clients in the Federal and State Courts of New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining McNamee Lochner, Mr. Zahler spent five years as a litigator practicing in New Jersey and New York City. During law school, Mr. Zahler served as a judicial intern to the Hon. Patty Schwartz, U.S.M.J., the Hon. Morris Stern, U.S.B.J., and the Hon. Hector R. Velazquez, P.J.Ch.

Mr. Zahler is admitted to practice in the State of New York, the State of New Jersey, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

Mr. Zahler is a member of the Commercial and Federal Litigation and Trial Lawyers Sections of the New York State Bar Association where he serves on the Committee on Civil Practice Law and Rules and the Committee on Electronic Discovery. He is also a member of the Albany County Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • Employment Law
  • Business Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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New York
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U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
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U.S. District Court for the Southern & Northern Districts of New York
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Attorney
Curcio Mirzaian Sirot LLC
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Judicial Intern
Chambers of the Honorable Patty Shwartz, United States Magistrate Judge, D.N.J.
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Judicial Intern
Chambers of the Honorable Morris Stern, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the District of New Jersey
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Judicial Intern
Chambers of the Honorable Hector Velazquez, Presiding Judge Chancery Division Hudson County
Law Clerk
Sisselman & Schwartz, LLP
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Education
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
J.D.
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Syracuse University
B.A.
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Awards
Rising Star - Business Litigation in New Jersey
Super Lawyers Magazine
2016-2018
Greatest Achievement in Evidence
Morris Gann Prize
Professional Associations
State Bar of New York
Member
Current
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State Bar of New Jersey
Member
Current
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New Jersey Bar Association
Member
Current
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Essex County Bar Association
Member
Current
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New York State Bar Association
Member
Current
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New York City Bar Association
Member
Current
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Albany County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Speaking Engagements
Changes in the Law Regarding Sexual Harassment Prevention Policies and Training, AGC NYS Construction Industry Conference
2018
Contact & Map
Albany, NY, USA