Peter G. Albert  

Peter G. Albert received his Juris Doctor Degree from Hofstra University School of Law in 1984 and his B.A. (magna cum laude) from Boston College in 1981. He is admitted to practice law in the State Courts of New York, the Federal Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Federal District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. Following graduation from law school, he served as a staff attorney in the Office of General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board in Washington, DC, where he reviewed appeals of unfair labor practice cases. From 1989 through 2009, he maintained a private law practice and was engaged in all aspects of labor and employment law, and education law. His focus was the representation of management, in both private and public sectors, with an emphasis on the representation of public school districts. During this time, Peter handled the entire range of labor matters including collective bargaining, mediation and fact-finding, grievances and arbitrations, improper practice charges, managerial/confidential petitions, and representation matters before the New York State Public Employment Relations Board. He also defended school districts in employment related matters before the New York State Division of Human Rights, the Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the New York State Department of Labor, and both federal and New York State courts. He has counseled school districts on matters involving employee discipline, wage and hour law compliance, personnel policies and practices, and election matters. In addition, he successfully handled appeals to the New York State Commissioner of Education, special education hearings and appeals before impartial hearing officers and the New York State Review Officer, and matters pertaining to student discipline, residency, and transportation. He is also certified by NYSED as an Impartial Hearing Officer. Since 2010, he worked for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority ensuring compliance with federal and state accident reporting requirements.

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  • UPCOMING EVENTS
  • August 19, 2019
    Live Teleconference 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

    Jacob S. Feldman, Esq., will present a Live Teleconference Seminar on “Sexual Harassment in Schools: Interpreting the Latest Legal Guidelines”. The program will cover the latest school sexual harassment guidelines you need to know. How to determine critical Title IX protections for victims of sexual harassment; how to properly respond to and document allegations using the latest federal guidance; and how to handle delicate sexual violence allegations the right way. For more information please visit www.nbi-sems.com.

  • October 4, 2019
    IEPs and 504 Plan Legal Workshop

    On October 4, 2019, Jack Feldman and Timothy Mahoney will present a program on 504 plans on behalf of National Business Institute. 504 plans, like IEPs, are essential tools to ensure positive learning outcomes for many students. They also have the potential to cause legal issues for schools if they aren't properly planned and carried out. The seminar addresses key considerations for implementing IEPs, functional behavioral assessments (FBAs) and Behavior Intervention Plans (BIPs). For additional information, please visit www.nbi-sems.com.

  • October 25, 2019
    Rochester Riverside Convention Center
    123 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14604

    Christie Jacobson, Esq., will present at the New York State School Boards Association Annual School Law Conference held on October 24-26, 2019. Ms. Jacobson will present on the topic of “Free Speech in the Era of Social Media.” The audience for this presentation will be school board members, school administrators and school attorneys from throughout the State of New York. For additional information visit WWW.NYSSBA.ORG.


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  • June 3, 2019
    Four Points by Sheraton Melville Long Island
    333 S Service Road
    Plainview, NY 11803

    Jacob S. Feldman, Esq. and Timothy M. Mahoney, Esq., presented a seminar on “New York Special Education Law”. The program covered compliance with Special Education Laws to avoid liability; Strengthen knowledge of how recent special education legislation affects school policies and operation; Learning what to do and what not to do in 504 plans; Evaluating the legal protection offered by the Individualized Education Program (IEP); How to successfully handle disciplinary actions for students with disabilities; Exploring the role of manifestation determination reviewing the legality of disciplinary actions; and Understanding the rights of special needs students so as to avoid inadvertent illegal actions that may lead to a lawsuit. For further information please visit www.nbi-sems.com.

  • Monday, April 22, 2019
    Hofstra University
    Hempstead, New York

    We are proud to announce that our partner Christie R. Jacobson was honored as one of Hofstra University’s Outstanding Women in Law at an awards dinner reception held on Monday April 22,2019. This recognition celebrates women who have made meaningful and inspiring contributions to the legal community. For more information please visit www.law.hofstra.edu/owl.

  • Friday, December 7, 2018

    Jacob S. Feldman, Esq., presented a seminar on “Special Education”.
    Christie Jacobson, Esq., presented a seminar on “The Non-Resident "Resident" Student”.
    Joseph Lilly, Esq., presented a seminar on “Alcohol and Drugs in the Workplace”.
    Laura Dilimetin, Esq., presented a seminar on “School Safety”.
    For additional information visit www.nassaubar.org..



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