Victories and Settlements

Fitapelli & Schaffer has been instrumental in recovering millions of dollars for our clients through the litigation and negotiation of employment disputes. While a firm’s success is generally measured from a financial standpoint, at Fitapelli & Schaffer we are proud of the fact that our cases have also led to changes in illegal and abusive employment practices. Below are just a few of the favorable results we have achieved on behalf of our clients.

  • $15,600,000 for Personal Bankers at a Large Financial Institution
  • $5,900,000 for Automobile Salespersons
  • $4,200,000 for Exotic Dancers at Gentleman’s Clubs in NYC
  • $2,900,000 for tipped restaurant workers in NYC
  • $2,000,000 for Loan Officers at a Large Financial Institution
  • $1,950,000 for salaried workers at a health care company
  • $1,400,000 for Tipped Workers at NYC Restaurant Group
  • $1,300,000 for front of the house workers at 4 restaurants in NYC
  • $1,250,000 for back-office employees at a large financial company
  • $1,250,000 for workers at 4 Japanese Restaurants in NY
  • $1,100,000 for Salaried Back Office Workers at a Large Bank
  • $1,000,000 for hourly employees at a health care company
  • $990,000 for front and back of the house workers at a NYC restaurant group
  • $925,000 for workers at a well-known NYC nightclub
  • $750,000 for in-seat servers at a well-known sports stadium
  • $725,000 for Limousine Drivers in Westchester County
  • $700,000 class action settlement for health care workers
  • $691,350 for Hourly Gas Station Workers in New York
  • $687,500 for Workers at Two Upscale NYC Sports Bars
  • $670,000 for workers at a large recreation company
  • $650,000 for hourly supermarket workers
  • $600,000 for workers at a downtown NYC steakhouse
  • $600,000 for workers at a world-famous NYC restaurant group
  • $385,000 for workers at a NY gentleman’s club
  • $375,000 for workers at 2 locations in NYC
  • $375,000 for workers at a beer distributor in Queens
  • $300,000 for tipped workers at three restaurants in NYC
  • $290,000 for inside salespeople in NYC
  • $230,000 for workers at a well-known NYC Club
  • $175,000 for workers at a well-known sports bar in Manhattan
  • $150,000 for workers at a steakhouse in Upper Manhattan