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Whitney H. Lazo, ESQ.


Associate, Whitney H. Lazo, focuses her practice on management-side employment and labor litigation representing employers in a wide array of employment matters such as hostile work environment and harassment and discrimination on the basis of sex, race, disability, age, pregnancy, religion, and national origin. She defends employers in state and federal court, and before various administrative agencies, including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Department of Labor.

Whitney received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Maryland where she majored in Government and Politics and minored in History in 2017. She then went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2021. After law school, Whitney clerked for the Honorable Thomas C. Miller, A.J.S.C. and the Honorable Kevin M. Shanahan, A.J.S.C. at the Somerset County Superior Court.

Before joining NFC, Whitney practiced at Hoagland, Longo, Moran, Dunst, & Dukas, LLP in New Brunswick, NJ and was a Summer Associate at Levine, Furman & Rubin, LLC in East Brunswick, NJ.

Professional Experience
Hoagland, Longo, Moran, Dunst & Doukas, LLP, New Brunswick, NJ, Associate September 2022 - September 2023
Levin, Furman & Rubin, LLC, East Brunswick, NJ, Summer Associate May 2020 - August 2020
DiFrancesco, Bateman, Kunzman, Davis, Lehrer & Flaum, P.C., Warren, NJ, Summer Law Clerk May 2019 - August 2019
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti, LLP, Morristown, NJ, Legal Assistant and Legal Secretary September 2017 - July 2018
Judicial Clerkships
The Honorable Kevin M. Shanahan, A. J. S. C, Somerset County Superior Court January 2022 - September 2022
The Honorable Thomas C. Miller, A.J.S.C., Somerset County Superior Court August 2021 - January 2022


Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D.) May 2021
University of Maryland, College Park, MD (Bachelor of Arts in Government and Politics with a Minor in History) May 2017

State of New Jersey
United States District Court – District of New Jersey
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