Olivia R. Singer
Olivia R. Singer practices labor and employment law. Ms. Singer represents unions in state and federal court litigation, administrative hearings, arbitral proceedings, collective bargaining, and internal union governance. Ms. Singer also represents employees in individual and class action lawsuits seeking to recover unpaid minimum and overtime wages.
Ms. Singer is a chapter editor of How To Take A Case Before the NLRB, published by the ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law, and is a member of the Section’s Committee on Practice and Procedure Under the NLRA. She was selected to participate in the 2021 class of the Section’s Leadership Development Program. She was named as a Rising Star for Employment and Labor Law on the New York Metro 2021 Annual List of Super Lawyers Magazine.
Prior to joining Cohen, Weiss and Simon LLP, Ms. Singer was a law fellow at Service Employees International Union, Local 32BJ, the largest property service workers union in the country. She also served as a law fellow at Segal Roitman LLP, a Boston-based labor and employment firm where she assisted in the representation of unions, individuals, and benefit funds.
Ms. Singer graduated magna cum laude from Brown University in 2012 and received her law degree from Northeastern University School of Law in 2015. During law school, Ms. Singer was a recipient of the Peggy Browning Fellowship (2014) and the Pappas International Coop Scholarship (2013). Ms. Singer is admitted to practice in New York, Massachusetts, and California. Ms. Singer is fluent in Spanish.
- Member of the Practice and Procedure Under the NLRA Committee of the ABA Labor and Employment Section
- AFL-CIO Union Lawyers Alliance
Awards and Recognition
- Selected for the 2021 class of the ABA Labor and Employment Section's Leadership Development Program
- Rising Star for Employment and Labor Law on the New York Metro 2021 Annual List of Super Lawyers Magazine
Off the Clock
Ms. Singer loves hiking, embroidering, and trying new cookie recipes.