Overview

As a member of the Littler CaseSmart® team and based in New York, Lynnette Nogueras partners with local Littler litigation teams in formulating and executing a discovery strategy for employment litigation cases. She drafts discovery requests and responses, evaluates the opposing party’s requests and responses, reviews documents and oversees document productions, and conducts discovery-related legal research and briefing. Her focus is deposition preparation and motions to compel.

Her previous experience includes representing employers before state and federal courts, as well as administrative agencies. She has litigated employment discrimination, harassment and retaliation claims arising under state and federal laws including:

  • Title VII of the Civil Rights Act
  • The Age Discrimination in Employment Act
  • The Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Federal Railroad Safety Act
  • New York State Executive Law

Lynnette has particular experience representing railroads in employment and occupational injury matters.

Before law school, Lynnette was a science researcher, concentrating in genetics.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Erie County Bar Association

Member

Minority Bar Association of Western New York

Mentor

University of Buffalo Legal Scholars Program

2013-2018

Recognition

Empire State Counsel

New York State Bar Association

2010-2018

Education

  • J.D., Boston University, 2005
  • B.S., Cornell University, 2000

Languages

  • Spanish

Bar Admission

New York
Texas

Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York