Ronald Kreismann - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Ronald Kreismann

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 212-492-2500

Ronald Kreismann is a shareholder in the firm's New York City office. Mr. Kreismann focuses his practice on the representation of employers in all aspects of labor relations and employment law. His clients include major national and international hospitality companies; notable cultural, health care and religious institutions; and employers in the maritime, real estate, telecommunications, financial services, publishing, pharmaceutical and construction industries. He defends these employers in employment discrimination cases in federal and state court and before federal, state and local government agencies.Mr. Kreismann advises clients on labor-management related issues and represents them in collective bargaining negotiations, arbitrations and counsels his clients in a wide range of employment matters including wage and hour, equal employment opportunity, family and medical leave and in all areas of federal, state and local labor and employment laws.Mr. Kreismann is a panel arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association's employment law panel.Mr. Kreismann has received the highest possible rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

City College of the City University of New YorkBA 1965Brooklyn Law SchoolJ.D. 1968
American Bar AssociationNew York State Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second, Fifth, Seventh and Ninth Circuits
Representative Matters
  • Successfully represented an information technology company in a Department of Labor national wage and hour overtime claim.
  • Won summary judgment in the Southern District of New York in a case alleging discrimination on the basis of race and religion.
  • Successfully represented a national fast food restaurant chain in proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board resulting in the dismissal of unfair labor practice allegations and representational proceedings.
  • Successfully represented a major cultural institution in a sexual harassment litigation in the Southern District of New York resulting in the dismissal of the complaints.

Office Location

1745 Broadway, 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10019
United States


Practice Areas

Litigation - Labor and Employment