Title: Member
Email: isturm@rsgllp.com

Employment Discrimination; Labor and Employment; ERISA; Litigation; Collections; Arbitration

Admitted: 1977, New York and Florida; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Second and District of Columbia Circuits; U.S. District Courts, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York

Law School: Hofstra University, J.D.

Member: New York State Bar Association.

Biography: Mr. Sturm was admitted to the New York and Florida Bars in 1977. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second and District of Columbia Circuits and the District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. Mr. Sturm graduated Yeshiva University cum laude (Major Economics) in 1973 and received his Juris Doctor degree from Hofstra Law School in 1976. Prior to joining the firm, he served as a trial attorney for the National Labor Relations Board from 1976-1980. Mr. Strum is a member of the New York State Bar Association. He is a past president of the Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway and the Young Israel of Woodmere. Mr. Sturm has a broad background in labor and employment law, representing management, labor and individuals before federal and state, trial and appellate courts and government agencies, including the National Labor Relations Board, the Public Employment Relations Board, the Public Employment Relations Commissions, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the New York State Division of Human Rights, the New York State Industrial Board of Appeals and the New York City Commission on Human Rights. Mr. Sturm has litigated many E.R.I.S.A. and wage and hour (FLSA) cases in the Federal and New York State Courts. He also has experience in labor-management negotiations. 

Born: Brooklyn, New York, June 18, 1951

Agencies: N.L.R.B; EEOC; Department of Labor.

Cases: Pramdip v. Building Service 32BJ Health Fund, 765 N.Y.S 2d 44 (2003); Rivera v. Board of Trustees, S.D.N.Y. 7/23/03, 2003 U.S.Dist.Lexis 12640, affirmed 88 Fed.Appx.442 (2d Cir. 2006); Sanchez v. Dankert, S.D.N.Y. 2/22/02, 169 L.R.R.M. (BNA) 2870; 4200 Avenue K v. Fishman, 164 F.Supp.2d 339 (S.D.N.Y. 2001); Costco v. Local 210, 167 L.R.R.M. (BNA) 2477 (S.D.N.Y. 2001); James v. Local 32B-321, 47 Fair Emp. Pr. Cas. (BNA) 1356 (S.D.N.Y. 1987); Makins Hats, Ltd., 332 NLRB 19 (2000); Monticello Central School District, 22 NYPER (LRP) P3002, enforced 22 NYPER (LRP) P7022; Giraldo v. Building Service, 502 F.3d 200 (2d Cir. 2007); Anglero v. Anglero, 2006 U.S. Dist.Lexis 35981 (S.D.N.Y. 2006).