Ellen M. Horn, Esq.

Location: Springfield, New Jersey
Phone: 973-467-5111
Email: ehorn@rhelaborlaw.com

Ellen M. Horn has practiced labor and employment law since 1990. As a shareholder with Ruderman & Roth, LLC., Ellen litigates employment discrimination and harassment claims based on race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability and other protected classes, first amendment and due process constitutional claims, and whistle blower actions in federal and state courts at the trial and appellate levels.  Ellen also conducts seminars on employment issues such as the prevention of harassment in the workplace, and hiring, firing, and discipline within the law, investigates internal workplace complaints, drafts personnel policy manuals, employment contracts and provides other management advisory services.  Additionally, she represents clients before grievance arbitrators and agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, New Jersey Division on Civil Rights, Civil Service Commission, Department of Labor and Public Employment Relations Commission.

Areas of Practice

  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Employment Litigation
  • Discrimination, Harassment, Whistle-Blowing and Wrongful Termination
  • Workplace Training
  • Internal Investigations
  • Policies and Procedures Manuals
  • Employee Discipline
  • Management Advisory Services
  • Administrative Matters

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1990
  • New York, 1991
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit


    • Yeshiva University Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, New York, New York
    • Juris Doctor (Cum Laude), 1990
  • Law Review: Cardozo Law Review, Senior Editor
  • Union College, Schenectady, New York
    • B.A. (Magna Cum Laude), 1987
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa

Published Works

  • New Jersey Employment Litigation Practice Forms for West Publishing Company

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Section

Past Employment Positions

  • Proskauer Rose LLP, Labor Associate, 1990 – 1992