Beranbaum Menken LLP is pleased to announce that on January 1, the firm elevated Scott Simpson to Partner. Scott joined the firm in 2015 after seven years as a criminal defense attorney at the Bronx Defenders, where he tried numerous jury trials and spent his last two years there as a supervising attorney. Since joining the firm, Scott has successfully litigated and negotiated settlements in many discrimination, false claims, and wage and hour matters. He has also expanded his employment practice to include non-compete/restrictive covenant matters, representation of union members, and executive compensation. Give his extensive criminal defense background and familiarity with criminal justice issues, he also handles civil rights and police misconduct cases and continues to zealously represent clients in criminal defense matters across the five boroughs. Learn more about Scott here: http://www.nyemployeelaw.com/attorneys/scott-simpson.