Nance Schick

Nance Schick

  • Arbitration & Mediation, Employment Law, Workers' Compensation
  • New York
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I am well-established in workers compensation defense matters, including WC audits and discrimination cases. In addition to my busy WC litigation practice, I am educating homeowners and others with domestic help (including elderly companions, nannies and housekeepers) regarding the various laws that affect such employment.

I also work exceptionally with small businesses, such as S-Corps, single-member LLCs and sole proprietors. My background in sport, entertainment and apparel gives me a special insight into these industries, and I teach workshops for creative professionals called THE ACTOR AS A SOLE PROPRIETOR: YOU'RE A BUSINESS. ACT LIKE ONE (SM). This program was first written for actors but has broad application for all "micro-businesses." Sometime after 08/09/10, an adapted version of this program will be available to attorneys seeking Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit on

Finally, I am a trained mediator with a lifetime of experience in family and business disputes. I bring this conflict resolution expertise into every matter I handle, understanding the financial and emotional costs of litigation.

Practice Areas
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Employment Law
  • Workers' Compensation
Additional Practice Areas
  • Small Business
  • Sole Proprietorship & Freelancing
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
State University of New York - Buffalo
J.D. (2001) | Government Law (Education, Tax)
Transferred from University of Pittsburgh to reduce tuition expenses at a higher-ranked school.
Activities: Mediation Advocacy Competition, Multiple and concurrent employment situations
University of Louisville
B.S. | Education (Sport Administration)
Transferred from University of Kentucky School of Architecture to care for ill parent. Was starting third baseman for UK Lady Kats softball team and tried out for 1996 US Olympic Softball team.
Activities: Theatre, Full-time and multiple concurrent employment situations
Top-Rated Alternative Dispute Resolution Attorney
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Professional Associations
International Center for Ethno-Religious Mediation
Main Representative to the United Nations
- Current
ABA Dispute Resolution Section WIDR Committee
Social Media Coordinator
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New York State Bar # 4036356
New York County Lawyers Association
Volunteer, Article 81 Guardianship Program
New York County Lawyers Association
Volunteer, Ethics Hotline
Mediation Training
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Ethno-Religious Mediation
International Center for Ethno-Religious Mediation
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Contact & Map
310 East 46th Street
Suite 20G
310 East 46th Street
Suite 20G
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (212) 804-7042