Alyssa L. Zuckerman


Areas of Practice

Professional Experience

Alyssa L. Zuckerman joined Keane & Beane, P.C. as a Member in 2024. Ms. Zuckerman’s practice focuses on representing employers in both the public and private sectors in labor, employment and education law matters. She has experience in public and private sector collective bargaining, grievance arbitrations, interest arbitrations, employee disciplinary proceedings, unemployment insurance hearings and matters before the New York State Public Employment Relations Board and the National Labor Relations Board.

Ms. Zuckerman provides day-to-day advice and trainings for her clients on a range of topics including, among others, employee use of leaves of absence; contract interpretation; employee performance and disciplinary issues; Taylor Law issues; social media use and management; and analyzing and responding to leave and accommodations requests.

Ms. Zuckerman also provides guidance on labor relations issues for unionized and non-union workplaces. Additionally, she assists employers with implementing in-person and remote staff training and preparing and updating employee handbooks to comply with the current legal requirements as well as best practices.

Awards & Recognition

  • Best Lawyers® for recognition in the 2024 edition of Best Lawyers® “One to Watch” in Labor and Employment Law-Management (2023)
  • Long Island Business News 40 under 40 Class of 2022
  • Long Island Herald Award Winner, Top Lawyer Rising Star Honoree (2022)
  • Long Island Business News’ Power 25 Lawyers (2021)
  • Long Island Business News’ Who’s Who in Intellectual Property & Labor Law (2021)
  • New York Metro Super Lawyers® Rising Star (2018-2023)
  • Samuel M. Kaynard Student Service Award from the New York State Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Section


  • New York State Courts

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • FDNY Firefighter John F. McNamara Foundation (a/k/a as “The Johnny Mac Foundation”) Executive Board (Senior Vice President)
  • Long Island Chapter Labor and Employment Relations Association (LI LERA) (President)
  • Nassau County Bar Association (Member)
  • New York State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section Continuing Legal Education (“CLE”) Committee (Co-Chair)
  • New York State Bar Association: Committee on Leadership Development (Member)
  • New York State Bar Association (Member)
  • St. John’s Center for Labor and Employment Law (Board of Advisors)
  • St. John’s Law School Alumni Association (Board of Directors)
  • Suffolk County Bar Association (Member)

Professional Activities/Publications

  • Guest-lecturer at Hofstra Law School and SUNY Old Westbury on “Collective Bargaining, Mediation, Fact-Finding and Interest Arbitration in the Public Sector.”
  • Chapter author of the Fourth Edition of Lefkowitz on Public Sector Labor and Employment Law and its 2019 Supplement.


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Alyssa L. Zuckerman - Education Law Attorney - Long Island, New York