ASSOCIATES PROFILES

Arsenio Rodriguez – Associate

Arsenio Rodriguez is an Associate at Fitapelli & Schaffer, LLP.

Mr. Rodriguez represents clients in single-plaintiff, collective and class action lawsuits for failure to pay proper wages, overtime and commissions. He also represents individuals in a wide variety of labor and employment related litigation, including claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful discharge, failure to accommodate disabilities, family and medical leave violations, and breach of contract.

Prior to joining our firm, Mr. Rodriguez was a Litigation Staff Attorney at an internationally known Top 100 law firm.  Mr. Rodriguez focused on white collar crime cases prosecuted by the DOJ and the SEC.  Mr. Rodriguez also spent almost four years as an Assistant District Attorney at the Queens County District Attorney's Office.

Mr. Rodriguez earned his undergraduate degree from Lehigh University and his Juris Doctor from The George Washington University Law School.

Mr. Rodriguez is licensed to practice law in New York State and the United States District Court for the Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of New York. He is a member of the National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA) of New York.