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Asher Labendz

Of Counsel | alabendz@smsm.com
Of Counsel | New York, NY
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Asher Labendz is a trial attorney who focuses his practice on the defense of workers’ compensation matters. He has experience overseeing a caseload of New York State Workers’ Compensation files, representing carriers and third party administrators before the Workers’ Compensation Board, communicating with Claims Examiners to coordinate litigation strategies, and preparing Memoranda of Law on various issues including willful misrepresentation, coverage and liability.

Prior to working at Segal McCambridge, Mr. Labendz worked as counsel at a regional law firm representing the defense in civil litigation. He has also worked as a court representative for the Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services and the Centralized Court Screening Services, and as a legislative aide for the City of New York.

Education

Stony Brook University, B.A., (Political Science), 1989
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D., 1992

Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1993
  • New York, 1998
  • Pennsylvania