Overview

Geida D. Sanlate represents and counsels management clients in connection with all types of labor and employment matters arising under federal and state laws, including:

  • Employment litigation
  • Employment discrimination
  • Compliance counseling
  • Labor arbitration

Appearing in state and federal courts and before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and National Labor Relations Board, she handles issues arising under:

  • Title VII
  • The Family and Medical Leave Act
  • The Americans with Disabilities Act
  • New Jersey Law Against Discrimination
  • New York State and City Human Rights Law

In addition, she has prior extensive experience representing clients in immigration-related proceedings.

Prior to joining Littler Mendelson, Geida served as a law clerk for the Honorable Richard W. English, Judge of Superior Court. While in law school, she worked as a judicial intern for the Honorable Jose L. Linares, United States District Judge, and as an intern for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. She was also an editor of the Rutgers Business Law Journal.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Press Secretary

Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey

Member

New Jersey State Bar Association

Outside Pro Bono Counsel

Partners for Women and Justice

News, Analysis & Press

Tilting the Scale in Favor of Debtors in Light of BAPCPA’s Amendment of Section 366

4 Rutgers Bus. Law Journal

Spring 2007

Speaking Engagements

“Conozca Sus Derechos” (“Know Your Rights”)

NBC Universal, Telemundo

2008

Education

  • J.D., Rutgers School of Law, Newark, 2006
  • B.A., Brooklyn College, the City University of New York, 1997

Languages

  • Spanish

Bar Admission

New Jersey

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey