Biography

Ryan Kurtz is an associate in the Firm's Litigation department. From 2017 to 2018, Mr. Kurtz served as a law clerk to the Hon. Christopher F. Droney of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. From 2014 to 2017, Mr. Kurtz worked as an attorney at the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender.

Representative Matters

Employment

Advises clients on a wide range of employment matters, including drafting effective workplace policies, providing workplace accommodations, and addressing employee concerns and grievances. 

Representing former corporate executives in connection with ERISA litigation.

White Collar

Representing European bank in connection with investigation into interest rate derivatives trading.

Representing corporation in connection with allegations arising under the Sherman Act.

Pro Bono

Representing client on death row in Alabama in federal habeas corpus proceedings before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama.

Represented tenant in non-payment proceedings in housing court, achieving a favorable settlement.

Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • New York
  • New Jersey