Overview

Emma J. (Fursland) Diamond represents employers in all aspects of employment litigation, including matters involving race, age, sex and disability discrimination and retaliation. Emma has successfully represented clients in a variety of different forums including: federal, state and city courts; the New York State Division of Human Rights; the New York City Commission on Human Rights; and the Department of Labor. Emma also counsels employers on a wide range of employment-related matters including policies, practices and internal investigations. In addition to her litigation practice, Emma handles traditional labor grievances and negotiations.

During law school, Emma was a summer associate in Littler’s New York office and she rejoined the firm after graduation. She was also the notes and articles editor of the Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Labor and Employment Law Section

American Bar Association

Pathfinder

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity

Academy Member

National Employment Law Council

Recognition

Named, Ones to Watch

The Best Lawyers in America©

2021

Named, Rising Star

Super Lawyers

2020

Education

  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2016
  • B.A., Boston University, 2011

Bar Admission

New York

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit