Jennifer B. Schoch joined Hoguet Newman Regal & Kenney in 2017. She concentrates in employment disputes, executive counseling, and complex commercial litigation, and has represented management in labor negotiations. Ms. Schoch enables her executive clients to avoid litigation surrounding employment negotiations and contract issues. She counsels corporate clients on litigation avoidance, conducts internal investigations discretely and efficiently, and drafts internal policies and procedures, further insulating companies and business owners from costly court proceedings.
Ms. Schoch also represents clients before both federal and state courts, arbitrations, mediations, and state and federal government agency proceedings. She has responded to claims of discrimination, retaliation, and harassment and she has also addressed wage-hour, misclassification, and disability/medical leave issues.
Before joining Hoguet Newman Regal & Kenney, Ms. Schoch was an associate at Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC, where she represented management in all aspects of single-plaintiff and multi-plaintiff employment litigation. During law school, Ms. Schoch served as a judicial intern in both federal and state courts. She interned for Magistrate Judge Debra Freeman, of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, as well as in the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court for the Honorable Barbara Kapnick, prior to her promotion to the Appellate Division.
Ms. Schoch is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York. She is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.