Kevin J. Mulvehill, Phillips Lytle Partner

Kevin J. Mulvehill

Partner
Rochester; Buffalo
(585) 238-2095
(716) 847-8400 ext. 2095
kmulvehill@phillipslytle.com
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Mr. Mulvehill’s practice is business-oriented and broad-based. He concentrates his practice in labor and employment litigation; wage and hour law; corporate law; commercial litigation; counseling business entities; and representing public and private sector organizations, including universities, hospitals, manufacturers, law firms and other professional organizations, retail, auto dealerships, hospitality companies, not-for-profits, municipalities, and business processing outsourcing companies. This includes compliance with state and federal labor and employment laws; wage and hour law; corporate governance, formations and organizations, mergers, employment and consulting agreements, joint ventures, general commercial contracts, legal compliance programs, employment hiring, discipline and termination; reductions in force; employee leave issues; employee accommodation issues; personnel policies and practices; non-compete agreements and other restrictive covenants; severance agreements; employment discrimination; labor arbitrations and unfair labor practices; collective bargaining; workplace and governmental investigations; and employee training.

Admitted to Practice

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, All Districts of New York
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Honors & Awards

  • Named Upstate New York Super Lawyers® Rising Star, 2014-2018
  • Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc., 2013 Pro Bono Award for work on the Immigration Project
  • Up & Coming Attorney, The Daily Record, 2011
  • Honoree of the New York State Bar Association Empire State Counsel® Program for Pro Bono Work, 2010-2012, 2014
  • The Edith & David Goldstein Award for Debtor-Creditor and Bankruptcy Law

Education

  • State University of New York at Buffalo Law School, J.D., 2006
  • Université Robert Schuman, Strasbourg School of Law, France, Comparative Law, 2005
  • Cornell University, B.S., Industrial and Labor Relations, 2003

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
    • Labor and Employment Law Section
    • Litigation Section
  • Monroe County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Labor and Employment Law Section
    • Trial Lawyers Section
  • Rochester Business Alliance
  • Society for Human Resource Management

Present Activities

  • Cornell Club of Rochester
  • United Martial Arts Center
  • Rochester Rotary Club

Past Activities

  • Buffalo Office of United States Senator Charles E. Schumer, Legal Intern
  • New York State Division of Human Rights, Legal Intern
  • Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY, Legal Intern
  • Buffalo City Court, Judicial Clerk
  • Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court, Board Member
  • Rochester Hearing & Speech Center, Board of Directors
    • Executive Committee Member
    • Chairman of Human Resources Committee