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John B. Fulfree

Associate
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Tel: 212.735.8850
Fax: 917.522.9950
Email: jfulfree@morrisoncohen.com

 

John B. Fulfree is an Associate in Morrison Cohen’s Labor and Employment, and Compensation & Benefits Departments.  John concentrates his practice on litigating, counseling, and advising businesses and individuals in various industries in a wide range of labor and employment and litigation matters, including complex multi-plaintiff, multi-jurisdictional wage and hour class and collective actions, as well as sexual harassment and discrimination claims in federal and state courts.

John has extensive experience with all phases of litigation, including pre-action investigation, mediation and arbitration. John has a decade of experience  drafting complex and highly sophisticated pleadings, engaging in comprehensive discovery and discovery disputes, drafting motions to dismiss and summary judgment and other briefs, including appellate brief-writing, taking and defending depositions, participating in mediation and arbitration hearings, conducting trials, and negotiating successful settlements.  John has handled matters in federal, state, and appellate courts, as well as matters at the administrative and agency level, including employer audits and investigations by the New York State Department of Labor and Workers’ Compensation Board.  John has also litigated several employee-loyalty and restrictive covenant matters.  John further provides a variety of interactive trainings to businesses and their employees, including how to foster equal employment opportunities, and prevent sexual harassment in the workplace.  John has extensive experience representing clients in the tech, retail, finance, hospitality and service industries, and frequently advises clients concerning critical issues pertaining to worker classification, trade secrets, restrictive covenants and intellectual property rights, among other employment-related issues.

Prior to joining Morrison Cohen, John was a labor and employment law associate at Putney, Twombly, Hall & Hirson LLP.