Linda R. Carlozzi is a Shareholder in the New York City office of Jackson Lewis P.C. She joined Jackson Lewis in 1997 and specializes in traditional labor law. Ms. Carlozzi counsels clients in the development and implementation of preventive labor and employee relations programs. She advises both unionized and union-free clients on a full range of labor and employee relations matters, with a focus on traditional labor law. She has represented numerous employers during arbitration proceedings and negotiations. Ms. Carlozzi also counsels employers during union organizing drives and in labor and employment law proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and other federal, state and city administrative agencies. She regularly represents employers in collective bargaining, provides advice on a diverse range of work place issues, such as those relating to corporate transactions, best workplace practices and conducts management training on a broad range of topics.
She is a graduate of Fordham University (B.A., cum laude, 1985) and was awarded the degree of Juris Doctor by Catholic University, Columbus School of Law, Washington, D.C. in 1989. Ms. Carlozzi began her labor law career at the National Labor Relations Board, Office of Appeals in Washington D.C. in 1989. In 1991, she transferred to the Philadelphia Region of the National Labor Relations Board, where she was responsible for investigating all aspects of unfair labor practice cases and representation matters as well as handling trials before Administrative Law Judges on behalf of the General Counsel of the NLRB.
Ms. Carlozzi is a member of the American Bar Association, Labor & Employment Section and Entertainment Law Section and serves as the Labor Committee Chair for the “The Human Resources Association of New York,” the largest member chapter of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM). Ms. Carlozzi is a member of The League of American Theaters and Producers, Actor’s Fund, and several community organizations. Ms. Carlozzi is an avid theater, music and Yankees fan.
Honors, Awards and Pro Bono Activity
Top 100 Labor Attorneys 2009, Labor Relations Institute, Inc.
Board of Directors, National Italian American Foundation