Angela Kwon, Esq. | NY Employment Attorney | BKL Lawyers




Attorney Angela Kwon has extensive experience in employment litigation, including single-plaintiff, collective and class action lawsuits in federal and state courts. Her practice focuses on representing clients in employment-related disputes involving unpaid wages, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, leaves and accommodations, exemption misclassification, terminations and disciplinary actions, among others.

In addition to her litigation practice, Attorney Kwon drafts various employment agreements, advises clients on workplace policies and practices for compliance with federal, state and local employment laws, and regularly engages in alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation and arbitration.

Attorney Kwon strives to be a strong advocate and a compassionate counselor for her clients, and has a successful track record of securing favorable outcomes.



University of Virginia School of Law, J.D.

Cornell University, B.S., cum laude



New York


US District Court for the Southern District of New York

US District Court for the Eastern District of New York

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