Shaun C. Reid, Esq., Principal
Shaun C. Reid represents small business and non-profit clients throughout New York and New Jersey on all aspects of employment law, business immigration, and traditional labor, and provides human resources counseling. His practice includes employment discrimination litigation, unfair labor practice litigation, NLRB representation proceedings, collective bargaining, involvement with grievance arbitration procedures, drafting and implementation of personnel policies, providing EEO trainings, union avoidance trainings, and advising clients concerning compliance with applicable labor and employment laws, wage and hour standards, and other general workplace guidelines. He also represents individual clients in immigration matters, wage & hour matters, and race and sexual harassment cases.
Prior to founding Reid Kelly, P.C., Mr. Reid served as the General Counsel of a retailer with stores located throughout the NY/NJ/CT metropolitan area. Prior to that, he served as an Associate Attorney for what was one of the largest labor and employment law firms in the tri-state area. He has also served twice as a legal intern at the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), and as a legal intern in the US. Bankruptcy Court, SDNY.
Mr. Reid received his Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, and his Juris Doctorate degree from Fordham University School of Law, where he served on both the Fordham Urban Law Journal, and ADR & the Law. He is admitted to the Bars of New York and New Jersey, the Federal Courts in the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and is a member of the New York City Bar Association (member, Judiciary Screening Committee), The Brooklyn Bar Association (member, Labor & Employment Law Committee), The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, the National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA/NY), the Metropolitan Black Bar Association (member, Labor & Employment Committee), and the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources (member, Legal Committee).
Mr. Reid volunteers his time with several legal services organizations on matters related to immigration and consumer debt.