Biography

ALKIDA KACANI is an Associate in the Labor and Employment practice, in the firm's Newark office.

Ms. Kacani:

  • Represents clients in employment-related litigation on a broad array of matters, including claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, constructive discharge, and wage and hour litigation, concerning state and federal employment statutes
  • Counsels clients on practices and procedures, such as employee handbooks and stand-alone policies; the accommodation of employee disabilities; disciplinary and termination decisions; medical leaves of absence; and overtime, minimum wage, and classification issues

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Kacani served as a law clerk to the Honorable Francine A. Schott, Superior Court of New Jersey, Civil Part, Essex Vicinage.

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D., 2010)
  • Rutgers University (B.A., 2007)
    • magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Court Admissions

  • New Jersey State Courts
  • New York State Courts
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York

Memberships

  • New York Bar Association

Languages

  • Albanian