Attorney Evan Hudson-Plush
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Evan Hudson-Plush


Evan Hudson-Plush


Representation Areas

  • Labor Representation


  • Cardozo School of Law Logo Cardozo School of Law, J.D.,
    summa cum laude
  • University of Michigan Logo University of Michigan, B.B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Not Admitted in California

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • Senior editor for The Railway Labor Act treatise
  • AFL-CIO Union Lawyers Alliance

Representative Highlights

  • Northwest Airlines / Air Line Pilots Ass’n v. Phillips, 675 F.3d 1126 (8th Cir. 2012) (affirming dismissal of age discrimination and duty of fair representation challenge to post-bankruptcy retirement benefit plan).

    Asner v. Actors’ Equity Ass’n, 2016 WL 9132878 (C.D. Cal. Dec. 8, 2016) (dismissing breach of settlement agreement, duty of fair representation, and LMRDA claims related to union’s decision to eliminate plan that permitted actors to work as volunteers in small theaters).

    TWU Local 561 v. Transport Workers Union, 732 F.3d 832 (7th Cir. 2013) (affirming denial of preliminary injunction seeking to prevent international union from consolidating local unions).

    SAG-AFTRA New York, 370 NLRB No. 14 (2020) (dismissing complaint seeking to modify NLRB law permitting union to exclude non-members from collective bargaining proposal solicitation meetings).

  • BBH, Inc., Case 02-CA-220370, ALJ Decision (May 15, 2019) (finding employer committed unfair labor practices by withdrawing recognition of union and refusing to bargain in a unit of freelance unit television commercial actors).

    Boogard v. Nat’l Hockey League Players Ass’n, 2013 WL 1164301 (C.D. Cal. Mar. 20, 2013) (dismissing duty of fair representation claim).

    Sanchez v. Kambousi Rest. Partners, LLC, 2016 WL 11717105, at *1 (S.D.N.Y. Aug. 5, 2016) (approving class and collective action wage and hour settlement agreement for waiters, bussers, counter servers, and dishwashers at restaurant in Bronx, New York).

Awards and Recognition

  • Mr. Hudson-Plush graduated first in his class and summa cum laude from Cardozo School of Law in 2007, where he served as Executive Editor of the Cardozo Law Review.
  • In 2007 he received the ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor & Employment Law.
  • Mr. Hudson-Plush was named as a Super Lawyer for 2020 and 2021 for Employment and Labor Law and Employment Litigation on the New York Metro Annual List of Super Lawyers magazine and was named as a Rising Star in that magazine from 2014 to 2018.

Off the Clock

  • About Me

    I live in New Jersey with my wife and three children.  My eight-year-old daughter recently converted me (and the rest of my family) to vegetarianism.