Talented Senior Associate Joins Cerasia & Del Rey-Cone LLPPosted May 16, 2014 Firm News
New York, New York, May 16, 2014: Cerasia & Del Rey-Cone LLP is pleased to announce that Alison L. Tomasco has joined the Firm as a Senior Associate. Alison is a talented lawyer and well known by the Firm’s clients and her peers. For the past several years, Alison has been recognized by clients and peers as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in the employment law field, which is an honor bestowed on less than 2.5% of lawyers.
“I have had the pleasure of working with Alison for over 2½ years, and we are thrilled that she has joined the Firm,” said Christie Del Rey-Cone. “She shares our values and commitment to providing outstanding client service and obtaining results for our clients.” Ed Cerasia said that “I also worked with Alison on a complex case as co-counsel, and she is a talented litigator. Our clients will benefit with her on our team.”
“I am excited to join the Firm, be a part of its growth, and work with two well-respected employment trial lawyers,” said Alison. “Together, I believe we make a great team and will continue to provide clients with outstanding service and value.”
Alison has substantial experience handling all aspects of labor and employment law. She regularly litigates discrimination, harassment, retaliation and wrongful termination suits in state and federal courts and claims before administrative agencies. She also regularly counsels clients on a variety of matters, including employee discipline and termination, internal investigations, employment and separation agreements, and policy and handbook reviews. Clients consistently praise Alison for her practical advice and patience in navigating complex situations.
Prior to joining Cerasia & Del Rey Cone, Alison practiced employment law at two nationally-known law firms. She graduated cum laude from Boston College Law School in 2006, where she was an editor of the Boston College Third World Law Journal and published her Note, “Country Club Discrimination After Commonwealth v. Pendennis.” She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in 2002, with a B.A. in English.
Alison is licensed to practice law in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, as well as in various federal district courts within those states and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.