Lauren Paxton

Lauren Paxton

Partner, Employment and Commercial Litigation, Former Federal Prosecutor
  • Employment Law, Business Law, Appeals & Appellate ...
  • New Jersey, New York
Claimed Lawyer Profile


Lauren is a Partner with Calcagni & Kanefsky. She focuses her practice on litigation and internal investigations, concentrating on all matters of employment law.

Lauren is a former federal prosecutor (AUSA), and a former securities enforcement counsel (FINRA). A seasoned trial attorney, Lauren has vast experience in federal, state, and regulatory matters, as well as arbitration. She regularly handles employment litigation, workplace investigations, government inquiries, high-stakes workplace disputes, and C-suite employment negotiations.

Lauren is often called upon to structure and negotiate employment agreements, restrictive covenants (including non-competition clauses), separation agreements, and executive compensation arrangements.

Practice Areas
    Employment Law
    Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
    Business Law
    Business Litigation, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Appeals & Appellate
    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
    White Collar Crime
    Securities Law
    Stockbroker & Investment Fraud
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
New Jersey Courts
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New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
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Contact & Map
Calcagni & Kanefsky LLP
85 Broad Street
Suite 17031
New York, NY 10004
Telephone: (212) 729-6232
Calcagni & Kanefsky LLP
One Newark Center
1085 Raymond Boulevard, 14th Floor Newark
Newark, NJ 07102
Toll-Free: (862) 233-8130