J.D., Brooklyn Law School
B.A., University of Delaware
Ricky Weingarten has more than a decade of experience litigating commercial, employment, and civil rights disputes in state and federal court.
He started his career defending the City of New York and its law enforcement agencies in civil rights lawsuits, serving as lead counsel in several federal jury trials all resulting in full defense verdicts. Mr. Weingarten also served as a law clerk for Judge Vera M. Scanlon of the United States District Court in the Eastern District of New York.
Before joining Slarskey LLC, Mr. Weingarten served as an associate at Phillips Lytle LLP, where he represented banks, other financial services providers, individuals, and not-for-profit organizations in a range of business and employment-related disputes.