Paul Millus is a Member to Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. and practices in the Litigation and Employment Law Departments located in both Meyer Suozzi’s Garden City, Long Island and New York City Office. Mr. Millus has been involved in all aspects of state and federal litigation throughout his legal career handling a variety of litigated matters from inception, motion practice, trial and appeals. Mr. Millus has tried both jury and non-jury matters dealing with a wide range of issues from civil rights, commercial, constitutional, real estate, employment, tort and Surrogate’s Court matters. If the matter needs to be tried before a judge or a jury in state or federal court, Mr. Millus stands ready to do so in almost any area of the law. Mr. Millus regularly provides advice to employers and employees concerning their rights and obligations in the workplace including consultation on employee handbooks, HR training, discrimination policies, FMLA, FLSA, employment contracts, wage and hour concerns and all manner of workplace issues.
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Mr. Millus has almost 30 years of extensive litigation and trial experience in the Federal and State courts. He has represented clients focusing on commercial matters including shareholder disputes, business divorces, LLC member rights, employment law for management and complex litigation. He also regularly provides advice to employers concerning their rights and obligations in the workplace and provides HR training to companies. As a commentator on various news and current event programming for Fox News, Fox Business, CNN, CNBC and Fox News Radio, he has opined on the legal issues of the day. Mr. Millus has published and lectured on cutting edge issues focusing on commercial litigation, employment law, federal practice and trial practice for the NYS Bar Assoc., Nassau County Bar Assoc., the N.Y.C. Bar Association and the Inn of Court.
Mr. Millus began his litigation career as a Special Assistant United States Attorney for the E.D.N.Y. from 1987 – 1989. He joined Snitow & Pauley in 1989 and became a partner in Snitow Kanfer Holtzer & Millus, LLP in 1998. Mr. Millus has also represented municipalities on Long Island.
Mr. Millus is rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell – the highest level of professional excellence and ethics confirming that Mr. Millus is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity in the practice of law. Mr. Millus is active with various Bar organizations in and around New York City and Long Island. He is the Former Chair of the Federal Courts Committee of the Nassau County Bar Association, present Chair of the Labor & Employment Committee of the NCBA, Past President of the Theodore Roosevelt American Inn of Court and a member of the Eastern District Association of former Assistant and Special Assistant U.S. Attorneys.
Mr. Millus has written extensively on many aspects of the law publishing articles in the New York Law Journal, Nassau Lawyer, Suffolk Lawyer and New York State Bar Journal. Recent publications include:
Author, “The Ins and Outs of a BCL § 1118 Hearing,” The Nassau Lawyer, April 10, 2019.
Author, “The Future of the NLRB Under Trump,” The Nassau Lawyer, January 17, 2019.
Author, “The Dissatisfied Minority Shareholder or LLC Member: What Can She Do After the Bloom Is Off the Rose,” The New York Law Journal, November 26, 2018.
Author, “Uber Drivers- Employees or Independent Contractors?” The Nassau Lawyer, January 12, 2018.
Author, “Employment Disputes: Fox News and the Effort to Upend Mandatory Arbitration,” New York Law Journal, June 20, 2017.
Author, “The Government’s Answer to Bridging the Gender Wage Gap,” New York Law Journal, May 4, 2017.
Author, “Overtime — Times Two,” Nassau Lawyer, January 13, 2017
Author, “The All too Soon Passing of an Artist,” The Gateway, December 14, 2016
Author, “The Evolving Joint Employer Concept and the NLRB,” New York Stat Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Journal, November 11, 2016
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