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Reema L. Chandnani, ESQ.

Associate

REEMA L. CHANDNANI, Esq., has experience in all areas of employment law.  Handling matters pending before State and Federal adjudicative bodies regarding claims under NJLAD, CEPA, ADA, and FMLA, Reema’s experience also extends to representing clients on housing and discrimination matters pending before administrative agencies, including the Division of Civil Rights and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.  Further, Ms. Chandnani has counseled boards of education by providing legal advice and guidance on personnel matters, operational activities of schools, and on the full spectrum of issues relating to compliance with statutes and regulations, including OPRA and OPMA.

Reema received her bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, from Rutgers University in 2016. She then went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from Rutgers Law School in 2019. During her time in law school, Reema was a Member of the Rutgers University Law Review and also acted as a judicial intern to the Honorable Michael A. Hammer, U.S.M.J., United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. After law school, Reema clerked for the Honorable Garry S. Rothstadt, J.A.D., New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division.

Previous to joining NFC, Reema practiced at Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP in Hackensack, NJ, where she co-authored an article entitled, “Confidentiality Agreements, Trade Secrets and Working From Home.” Reema is a member of the Morris County Bar Association.

Professional Experience
Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, Hackensack, NJ | Associate Attorney 2021 - 2022
Florio Perrucci Steinhardt Cappelli Tipton & Taylor LLC, New Providence, NJ | Associate Attorney 2020 - 2021
Blume Forte Fried Zerres & Molinari, Chatham, NJ Law Clerk for Kenneth Elwood 2018 - 2019
Professional Activities
Morris County Bar Association, Member
Judicial Clerkships
New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, Morristown, NJ Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Garry S. Rothstadt, J.A.D. 2019
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, Newark, NJ Judicial Intern to the Honorable Michael A. Hammer, U.S.M.J. 2017

 

Rutgers Law School, Juris Doctor 2019
Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Psychology 2016

State of New Jersey
State of New York
Publications
Co-author, “Confidentiality Agreements, Trade Secrets and Working From Home,” Reuters Legal 2022

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