Fotini Karamboulis represents employers against all types of employment-related claims in state and federal courts, as well as before state and federal administrative agencies in New Jersey and New York. In addition, Fotini’s experience includes defending employers, employer-sponsored plans, and plan fiduciaries against claims arising under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). Her ERISA practice includes class action litigation and single-plaintiff lawsuits regarding life, health, disability, and retiree benefits. On behalf of the firm’s clients, Fotini engages in motion practice; routinely appears in state and federal courts for conferences, hearings, and oral argument; and conducts and defends depositions.
Upon graduating from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Fotini worked for the Honorable Joseph A. Dickson, U.S.M.J. in the United States District of New Jersey. While in law school, she served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Michael A. Shipp, U.S.D.J., in the District of New Jersey. During that time she also worked with the Innocence Project Clinic, helping to exonerate wrongfully-convicted individuals through DNA testing.