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Edward J. Steve

Counsel

As a former Assistant General Counsel at JPMorgan Chase, Ed provides real-world, client-focused employment law advice to public and private companies.

He has extensive experience representing clients in litigation and arbitration, and before federal, state, and local administrative agencies. He advises managers and human resources officers on a wide variety of employee issues and partners with policy makers on implementation of policies and procedures in response to legal and regulatory developments. In addition, Ed counsels clients on employment matters related to mergers and acquisitions and he regularly conducts training on employment law matters.

 

PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC AFFILIATIONS

  • Member, Webster Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Monroe County Bar Association

NEWS

Press Releases

PRESENTATIONS

  • Presenter, “What Business Owners Need to Know About the Marijuana Laws,” Webster Chamber of Commerce Monthly Breakfast Meeting, February 25, 2022
  • Co-Presenter, “New York State Employment Law Update: What Employers Can Expect in 2022,” Harter Secrest & Emery Labor & Employment Law Breakfast Briefing Webinar Series, February 24, 2022
  • Co-Presenter, “Addressing Workplace Harassment Practically and Effectively,” Harter Secrest & Emery Labor & Employment Law Breakfast Briefing Webinar Series September 28, 2021
  • Co-Presenter, “Mental Health and Substance Abuse Challenges in the Workplace: A Legal Perspective,” Harter Secrest & Emery Labor & Employment Law Breakfast Briefing Webinar Series, May 25, 2021
  • Co-Presenter, “Requirements for Records Retention and Data Security,” Greater Rochester Chamber, April 8, 2021
  • Co-Presenter, “Guidance for Employers on Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic – Session Nine,” Harter Secrest & Emery Webinar, May 7, 2020
  • Co-Presenter, “Guidance for Employers on Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic – Session One,” Harter Secrest & Emery Webinar, March 12, 2020
  • Co-Presenter, “What’s Happening at the EEOC? What You Need to Know If You Have Even One Employee,” Harter Secrest & Emery’s Labor and Employment Law Conference, April 30, 2019
  • Co-Presenter, “Curbing the Impact of Workplace Harassment: Moving from Response to Prevention,” webinar for National Association of State Lobbyists, November 30, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “NYS’s Sexual Harassment Prevention Requirements,” National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Fall Chapter luncheon, November 27, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “Stay in Compliance While Fostering a Safe and Supportive Work Environment,” webinar with Arthur J. Gallagher, November 13, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “New York Sexual Harassment Prevention Requirements,” UNYCC-HR Fall 2018 Meeting, October 25, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “Q&A Session on the NYS Anti-Harassment Policy,” teleconference, Harter Secrest & Emery, October 5, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “Q&A Session on the Pending NYS Anti-Harassment Policy,” teleconference, Harter Secrest & Emery, September 6, 2018
  • Presenter, “New York Imposes New Requirements to Combat Sexual Harassment,” Harter Secrest & Emery’s Labor and Employment Law Conference, April 26, 2018

PRACTICE AREAS

ADMISSIONS

  • Massachusetts
  • New York

EDUCATION

  • New England School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • St. John Fisher College, B.A., magna cum laude

As a former Assistant General Counsel at JPMorgan Chase, Ed provides real-world, client-focused employment law advice to public and private companies.

He has extensive experience representing clients in litigation and arbitration, and before federal, state, and local administrative agencies. He advises managers and human resources officers on a wide variety of employee issues and partners with policy makers on implementation of policies and procedures in response to legal and regulatory developments. In addition, Ed counsels clients on employment matters related to mergers and acquisitions and he regularly conducts training on employment law matters.

 

PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC AFFILIATIONS

  • Member, Webster Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Monroe County Bar Association

NEWS

Press Releases

PRESENTATIONS

  • Presenter, “What Business Owners Need to Know About the Marijuana Laws,” Webster Chamber of Commerce Monthly Breakfast Meeting, February 25, 2022
  • Co-Presenter, “New York State Employment Law Update: What Employers Can Expect in 2022,” Harter Secrest & Emery Labor & Employment Law Breakfast Briefing Webinar Series, February 24, 2022
  • Co-Presenter, “Addressing Workplace Harassment Practically and Effectively,” Harter Secrest & Emery Labor & Employment Law Breakfast Briefing Webinar Series September 28, 2021
  • Co-Presenter, “Mental Health and Substance Abuse Challenges in the Workplace: A Legal Perspective,” Harter Secrest & Emery Labor & Employment Law Breakfast Briefing Webinar Series, May 25, 2021
  • Co-Presenter, “Requirements for Records Retention and Data Security,” Greater Rochester Chamber, April 8, 2021
  • Co-Presenter, “Guidance for Employers on Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic – Session Nine,” Harter Secrest & Emery Webinar, May 7, 2020
  • Co-Presenter, “Guidance for Employers on Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic – Session One,” Harter Secrest & Emery Webinar, March 12, 2020
  • Co-Presenter, “What’s Happening at the EEOC? What You Need to Know If You Have Even One Employee,” Harter Secrest & Emery’s Labor and Employment Law Conference, April 30, 2019
  • Co-Presenter, “Curbing the Impact of Workplace Harassment: Moving from Response to Prevention,” webinar for National Association of State Lobbyists, November 30, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “NYS’s Sexual Harassment Prevention Requirements,” National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) Fall Chapter luncheon, November 27, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “Stay in Compliance While Fostering a Safe and Supportive Work Environment,” webinar with Arthur J. Gallagher, November 13, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “New York Sexual Harassment Prevention Requirements,” UNYCC-HR Fall 2018 Meeting, October 25, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “Q&A Session on the NYS Anti-Harassment Policy,” teleconference, Harter Secrest & Emery, October 5, 2018
  • Co-Presenter, “Q&A Session on the Pending NYS Anti-Harassment Policy,” teleconference, Harter Secrest & Emery, September 6, 2018
  • Presenter, “New York Imposes New Requirements to Combat Sexual Harassment,” Harter Secrest & Emery’s Labor and Employment Law Conference, April 26, 2018

PRACTICE AREAS

ADMISSIONS

  • Massachusetts
  • New York

EDUCATION

  • New England School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
  • St. John Fisher College, B.A., magna cum laude
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Edward J. Steve