- St. John’s University School of Law
- New York
Edvin Hot is an Associate Attorney at Shulman & Hill where he specializes in Workers’ Compensation litigation. Prior to joining the firm, Edvin spent more than three years representing thousands of injured workers before the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board and disabled individuals in their claims for Social Security Disability benefits before the Social Security Administration.
Edvin was born in Montenegro and immigrated to the United States with his family in 1994. He is a graduate of Syracuse University Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs where he majored in political science and psychology and played on the Men’s Varsity Soccer team from 2003-2007. Edvin received his law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law in 2013.
David Schleider is an Associate Attorney at Shulman & Hill, where he specializes in Workers’ Compensation litigation. Since joining the firm, David has represented thousands of injured New York workers in attaining timely medical treatment and maximizing compensation benefits. In a short period of time, David has earned the respect of his colleagues due to his diligence and knowledge of the law.
A Manhattan native, David attended various public schools throughout New York City before graduating magna cum laude from Boston University with a degree in Political Science. He then obtained his Juris Doctorate from UCLA School of Law in 2015, where he served as a Writing Advisor to first-year law students and as the Chief Business Manager for the UCLA Entertainment Law Review. Prior to being admitted to the New York State Bar in 2016, David completed an externship with the Federal Trade Commission. He also worked as a Research Assistant with the UCLA Hugh & Hazel Darling Law Library.
Born and raised in New York, Associate Attorney Noah Passer is an experienced litigator who focuses his practice on representing injured workers and maximizing their compensation. Noah has extensive experience in all aspects of Workers’ Compensation, handling claims from inception and trial through permanency and settlement. He is comfortable litigating any disputed issue dealing with aspects of the employment relationship, medical treatment authorization, disability, permanency, or otherwise. Extremely respected by his peers and colleagues, Noah’s commitment is to the best interests of his clients.
Seth J. MacArthur is the Managing Partner of the firm’s Personal Injury department. Mr. MacArthur handles litigation in the areas of construction accidents and Labor Law, premises liability, as well serious motor vehicle liability cases. For twenty years, Seth has been helping the injured by representing them in litigation in both federal and state courts. He has achieved millions of dollars in awards throughout his career and is well known for his dedication and commitment to his clients and their needs.
Born in Queens and raised on Long Island, Michael Levitz has built a tremendous reputation in representing injured New Yorkers in Personal Injury cases. Michael has an understanding of what it means to be from New York. The hustle and work ethic that is needed to serve our community comes natural to Michael. After graduating law school, Michael immediately began his legal career by representing injured New Yorkers in Personal Injury matters. Over the years Michael has gained extensive courtroom and trial advocacy experience and takes pride in representing those who have been hurt due to no fault of their own. Michael is always prepared to put up a fight against some of the biggest insurance companies around. Michael has also distinguished himself as an Appellate Advocate and has had some report decisions come out of the Appellate Division, Second Department, one of New York’s toughest Courts. He has established himself as a tough and skilled negotiator who is able to settle cases for maximum value. During the span of his career, Michael has successfully obtained millions of dollars in settlements for his clients and looks forward to ascending to the greatest heights of the legal profession.
Michael was recently named by The National Trial Lawyers Association as one of the Top 40 National Trial Lawyers under the Age of 40 and has been selected as a Rising Star by the Super Lawyers Magazine, featured in the New York Times. Michael is enthusiastically involved his community activities outside the practice of law, and served as Mock Trail Coach for Hempstead High School during all three years of law school.
Associate Attorney Jonathan S. Wachlarz is a results-driven litigator who advocates vigorously on behalf of negligence victims. Mr. Wachlarz has spent his entire career working tirelessly to ensure victims of negligence receive a just and fair compensation for their injuries. Mr. Wachlarz describes obtaining results for negligence victims as the most rewarding and gratifying part of his career. Additionally, Mr. Wachlarz is a strong believer in establishing a genuine relationship with his clients, always providing up-to-date information so they fully understand the progression of their case.
After being admitted to practice law in New York State, Mr. Wachlarz has honed his legal skills in the area of personal injury law while working for esteemed personal injury law firms in both Bronx and New York Counties.
Tara Nealon, born and raised in Scranton, Pennsylvania, has ascended to a highly respected position as a top litigation attorney in New York. She has successfully litigated claims before Workers’ Compensation Law Judges in New York City and the boroughs. Tara achieves great results on behalf of her clients, and devotes time to making sure they understand the hearing outcomes and the legal process. Tara has always been interested in helping people get the medical treatment and financial support they deserve, and practiced as a disability attorney prior to joining Shulman & Hill. As someone who believes that clients should be happy with the progression of their cases and the representation that they receive, she enjoys working for Shulman & Hill, a firm that strives to keep every client satisfied with their services!