Genevieve Harte, an Associate in Tully Rinckey PLLC’s Syracuse office, practices federal labor and employment law as well as New York state labor and employment law, representing primarily plaintiff employees in discrimination cases and other adverse actions by employers.
Genevieve also practices in the areas of civil litigation and immigration law, and has argued in State and Federal Courts. She has prior experience handling commercial, family and immigration matters. She is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.
Prior to joining Tully Rinckey PLLC, Genevieve was an Associate Attorney at Pearce Law, LLC in Hackensack, N.J., where she handled a variety of matters, including pleadings and motion practice, drafting briefs, wills, trusts and other agreements, including marital settlement agreements. She also advised clients and negotiated settlements, developed litigation plans and attended court hearings, conferences and mediations. Genevieve previously was an Associate Attorney for Sarmasti PLLC in Fairfield, N.J., where she drafted a variety of contracts and agreements. She also researched, wrote and filed pleadings, briefs and appellate briefs and handled all aspects of transactions and litigation, as well as attended depositions and oral arguments.
Genevieve’s legal experience also includes the Bergen County Superior Court, where she was a court-appointed attorney for guardianship proceedings and a certified court-appointed mediator. She also served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Ronny Jo Siegal, J.S.C., in New Jersey Superior Court, Family Division, in Hackensack. Prior to serving as a judicial law clerk, she was an Associate and Law Clerk at Fleming Ruvoldt PLLC in Moonachie, N.J., a white-collar criminal defense firm. Her externships included positions in the Social Security Administration’s Law Department; the United States Postal Service’s Law Department; the New York Liquidation Bureau and the Institute of International Commercial Law.
Genevieve also founded First Class Tutoring, LLC and has been providing private tutoring and college counseling services for high school and college coursework and various standardized tests, including the SAT for over 10 years. Genevieve partnered with technology startup company, Brainscape Technology to create content and managed a team to produce three original SAT study apps, available on iTunes.
Genevieve earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in theology, archaeology and anthropology and a Master’s degree in theology from Cambridge University in Cambridge, England. She obtained her law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law, in New Jersey. Her article, “Electronic Discovery in Civil Litigation: Avoiding Surprises in Cost Shifting Decisions,” was published in Seton Hall’s Circuit Review Journal.
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