Wendi S. Lazar Esq.

Outten & Golden LLP
Lazar, Wendi S.

Wendi S. Lazar is a Partner & Co-Chair of the Executives and Professionals Practice Group at Outten & Golden LLP. Ms. Lazar has been practicing employment law since 1993, with a focus on representing employees in the negotiation of executive employment agreements, non-competition and severance agreements, and multinational employment issues.  She also advises clients and other attorneys concerning employment-related immigration and international law.

Ms. Lazar is the plaintiff Co-Chair of the American Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section’s International Labor and Employment Law Committee.  Ms. Lazar is a member of both the National Employment Lawyers Association and a member of its New York affiliate; Diversity Co-Chair and member of the Executive Committee of the New York State Bar Association Labor & Employment Section; and an active member of a number of other ABA and NYSBA committees.

Ms. Lazar regularly lectures on employment issues to bar associations and industry groups and has had numerous legal articles and book chapters published.

Ms. Lazar graduated magna cum laude from Hunter College and received her J.D., cum laude, from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.

She is an Editor-in-Chief of the ABA/Bloomberg BNA treatise Restrictive Covenants and Trade Secrets in Employment Law: An International Survey, Volumes I and II.