Rachel Feingold

Associate

About Rachel Feingold

Rachel concentrates her practice on a wide variety of labor and employment matters, helping clients recover unpaid wages and damages for sexual harassment, retaliation, and discrimination based on gender, age, race, national origin, disability, sexual orientation and religion.  

Prior to joining V&A, Rachel served as a judicial law clerk in the Appellate Division, First Department and the Commercial Division of the Supreme Court of New York, as well as in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Middlesex Vicinage.

During law school, Rachel completed year-long clinics at the Innocence Project and Bet Tzedek Legal Services.   Rachel helped overturn criminal convictions using DNA evidence at the Innocence Project.  At Bet Tzedek Legal Services, she represented low-income New Yorkers in a variety of civil matters, including recovery of healthcare and disability benefits and landlord-tenant disputes.

Areas of Practice

  • Wage and Hour Litigation
  • Employment Discrimination Matters
  • Sexual Harassment

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • The District of New Jersey
  • The Southern District of New York (Pending)
  • The Eastern District of New York (Pending)

Education

  • Columbia University School of Law, New York, New York
    • §  LL.M. (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar GPA)
    • §  Staff Member, Journal of Gender and Law
      • Concentrated in Civil Rights and Domestic Human Rights Law.
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, New York, New York
    • §  J.D.
  • Union College, Schenectady, New York
    • B.A.