Steven J. Neuwirth is one of the partners in Baker, Sanders, Barshay, Grossman, Fass, Muhlstock & Neuwirth, P.C., with extensive knowledge and experience in no-fault insurance, labor and employment (including labor relations, collective bargaining, employment and public accommodation discrimination, wage & hour and unemployment), insurance defense and criminal defense. Mr. Neuwirth supervises and handles day-to-day legal operations, appears regularly in all courts and handles all facets of litigation.
A graduate of SUNY at Stony Brook and New York Law School, Mr. Neuwirth is admitted to practice law in the United States District Courts for the Eastern District of New York, Southern District of New York and the District of New Jersey, as well as the state courts of New York and New Jersey.
Prior to joining Baker, Sanders, Barshay, Grossman, Fass, Muhlstock & Neuwirth, P.C., Mr. Neuwirth was in private general practice, with an emphasis in employment and criminal defense. He also was employed in an insurance defense law firm where he litigated no-fault and property damage defense and subrogation matters. He previously held positions in law firms specializing in labor and employment law. Mr. Neuwirth has practiced extensively in federal and state courts, various federal, state and local administrative agencies, including the National Labor Relations Board and the Department of Labor, and various arbitration forums.
Mr. Neuwirth has lectured attorneys and judges on the practice of law in No-Fault litigation. He is an active member of the Queens County Bar Association, where he serves on the Civil Court Committee and regularly meets with judges and court staff in order to resolve those issues that affect the interests of the firm’s clients. Mr. Neuwirth has served as a Small Claims Arbitrator in New York City Civil Court, Queens County and in Suffolk County District Court, has volunteered as a moot court judge for the annual National Wagner Moot Court Competition, and served on the board of directors of the Kings Park Jewish Center as both member and chairman.