“Let’s get Arthur’s take on it.”
“Arthur has a lot of experience with that.”
“See if Arthur has any suggestions before we finalize the documents.”
These phrases are heard daily in the offices of Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, where Arthur Yermash is a Senior Associate. Throughout his tenure at the firm, Arthur has established himself as a talented attorney in the areas of Labor & Employment and Corporate law as well as a trusted resource for his colleagues.
Partners and associates alike would characterize Arthur as a “go-to person” in the office. He has a unique depth of experience in a variety of complex legal issues. Chances are, if a matter has a labor and employment or corporate law component, Arthur has come across it and has creative solutions to solve the problem. He advises clients on compliance with federal, state, and local laws affecting the workplace including payment of wages, overtime, leave requirements, benefits, and hiring. Arthur is often involved in drafting and negotiating employment-related documents such as employment agreements as well as non-competition, non-disclosure, severance, and option agreements.
Arthur’s practice also includes the representation of employers in wage and hour disputes, as well as defending against investigations by regulatory and government agencies including the New York and United States Departments of Labor, the New York State Attorney General’s Office, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the New York Division of Human Rights, and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. His work includes implementing compliance programs and conducting internal investigations in connection with discrimination, compensation, overtime, and other employment issues. Taking into consideration the unique nature of each employer and its industry, Arthur creates policies and procedures custom-tailored to the needs of the business.
In addition to his extensive employment practice, Arthur has drafted and negotiated hundreds of contracts for various business-related matters. He has successfully represented and advised businesses in connection with high-value transactions across a variety of sectors.
Arthur’s dedication to his clients has helped countless startups evolve from idea to reality, entrepreneurs to expand their operations, shareholders to obtain maximum value from the sale of their businesses, and companies to establish critical internal policies that impact their bottom line.
Despite his many client obligations, Arthur takes the time to serve as a mentor to the young professionals at the firm. Arthur was the firm’s first hire in 2006, when he came on board as an intern. He is a graduate of Baruch College, CUNY (Macaulay Honors College) and Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center.