Miriam F. Clark

Miriam F. Clark: Attorney with Ritz Clark & Ben-Asher LLP AV stamp icon


Listed, Best Lawyers in America 2005—; New York Super Lawyers - Metro, 2006—. Publications: Chapter Editor, ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law, The Family and Medical Leave Act, 2006 through 2009 Cumulative Supplements (Bureau of National Affairs Books); Author: "The Courts of Appeal Confront Ledbetter," Litigating Employment Discrimination Claims (30th Annual), Practicing Law Institute, 2008; Author: "Winning Legal Strategies for Claiming Employment Discrimination," ReedLogic, 2007; Co-Author: "The Second Circuit's Employment Discrimination Cases: An Uncertain Welcome," St. John's Law Review, 1991; Recent Speaking Engagements: "Litigating Employment Cases in State Court," NELA/NY Spring Conference 2010; "Mock Trial — Litigation Track," ABA Section on Labor and Employment Law, Labor and Employment Law Conference, 2009; "Sprint v. Mendelsohn," NYCBA Panel on Evidentiary Issues in Employment Law, 2008; "The Courts of Appeals Confront Ledbetter," Litigating Employment Discrimination Claims, (30th Annual) Practicing Law Institute, 2008; "Mock Trial — Litigation Track," ABA Section on Labor and Employment Law, Labor and Employment Law Conference 2007; "Evidence Issues and Jury Instructions in Sexual Harassment Cases," Georgetown University Law Center/ALI-ABA, 2007; "Discrimination Against Caregivers," NYS Bar Association Labor & Employment Committee Annual Meeting 2007; "Mediating Employment Cases," JAMS Employment Practices Group Panel, 2006.

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Labor and Employment

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
347-918-4357  Phone
212-321-7078  Fax
University Attended:
Harvard University, A.B., cum laude, 1980
Law School Attended:
New York University, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
1988, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; 2008, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 1988, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1985, New York; 1994, U.S. Supreme Court
New York City Bar; New York County Lawyers Association; National Employment Lawyers Association/New York; National Lawyers Guild.
Birth Information:
Reported Cases:
Barr v. BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. 62 A.D.3d 820 (App. Div., Second Dept. 2009); Holland v. N.J. Dep't of Corr. 246 F.3d 267 (3d Cir. 2001); 1994 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13239 (D.N.J. September 14, 1994); Hamm v. Potamkin, 1999 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5948, (S.D.N.Y. April 30, 1999); Shane v. Tokai Bank, 1997 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 16000 (S.D.N.Y., October 15, 1997); 1997 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6846 (S.D.N.Y. May 15, 1997); Duffy v. C. Itoh & Co. 1995 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 18274, (S.D.N.Y. December 7, 1995); 1990 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 9085 (S.D.N.Y. July 11, 1990); Huntington Branch, NAACP v. Huntington 844 F.2d 926 (2d Cir. 1988); Red Bull Associates v. Best Western Int'l, 686 F. Supp. 447 (S.D.N.Y. 1988); Becton Dickinson & Co. v. District 65, United Auto., etc., 799 F.2d 57 (3d Cir. 1986); Hoffman v. Parade Publications, Inc., 15 N.Y.3d 285 (N.Y. 2010) (Representing Amici); Niesig v. Team I, 76 N.Y.2d 363 (N.Y. 1990) (Representing Amici).

Peer Reviews

New York, New York