Tammy Marzigliano Esq.

Tammy Marzigliano Esq.

New York, New York
(212) 245-1000
(646) 509-2060

TAMMY MARZIGLIANO is a partner at Outten & Golden LLP in New York, where she represents employees in litigation and negotiation in all areas of employment law, including matters involving compensation (and bonus) disputes, contractual violations, and whistleblower and individual discrimination claims.  Ms. Marzigliano is the Co-Chair of both Outten & Golden’s Financial Services Practice Group and its Whistleblower and Retaliation Practice Group.  She is also a member of Outten & Golden’s Executive and Professionals Practice Group and former Co-Chair of its Sex Discrimination and Sexual Harassment Practice Group.  She has also been recognized by Best Lawyers in 2018, and Super Lawyers New York Metro edition for 2013-2017.

Ms. Marzigliano is an experienced litigator and has represented clients in arbitration matters before FINRA and the American Arbitration Association (AAA), as well as in federal and state courts concerning employment and general commercial litigation disputes.  Most recently, Ms. Marzigliano was a member of the trial team, together with Larry Moy and Wayne Outten, in a complex, international arbitration where the Panel issued an award exceeding $70 million.Ms. Marzigliano received her B.A. from Hofstra University and her J.D., magna cum laude, from Quinnipiac University Law School, where she served as the Public Relations Editor of the Quinnipiac Health Law Journal.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Compensation (and bonus) Disputes
  • Contractual Violations
  • Whistleblower and Individual Discrimination Claims
  • Executive and Professionals
  • Sex Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2002
  • Connecticut, 2001


  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, Bridgeport, Connecticut
    • J.D. magna cum laude
    • Law Journal: Quinnipiac Health Law Journal, Public Relations Editor
  • Hofstra University
    • B.A.

Published Works

  • Happy Valentine's Day...Now Please Sign On The Dotted Line, Outten & Golden LLP, 2009
  • The Dodd-Frank Act's Whistleblower Provisions: The Act's Best Hope For Exposing Financial Wrongdoing, BNA Books, 2010
  • When Your Personal Life Affects Your Professional Life, Employment Rights Newsletter, Vol. 17, No. 2, 2010
  • Advocacy & Counsel For The SEC Whistleblower: A Primer For Employment Lawyers, he Bureau of National Affairs, Inc, 2011
  • The Top Ten Reasons to Hire a Lawyer to Review Your Severance Agreement, Forbes, 2011
  • How to Get Your Bonus After You've Been Laid Off, Forbes Leadership Guest Post, 2011
  • Advising A Whistleblower After Dodd-Frank: What Every Employer Needs To Know, Law Journal Newsletters, Employment Law Strategist, ALM, Volume 19, Number 10, 2012
  • Working Together To Achieve Accuracy On Regulatory Form U-5, New York Law Journal, 2013
  • Crawford Analysis
  • District Court Split Persists Over Dodd-Frank's Definition of "Whistleblower, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2015
  • Dodd-Frank Act Gives Corporate Whistleblowers a Sword, a Shield, and a Cloak, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2016
  • Former Employees Believe Wells Fargo Used FINRA Forms and Firings to Retaliate Against Them, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2016
  • New ERISA Fiduciary Rule Takes Effect, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2017
  • The Financial Services Sector's Not-So-Secret Gender Discrimination and Harassment Problem, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2017
  • As Discrimination and Harassment Rise, NYC Promotes Its Human Rights Law, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2017
  • Dodd-Frank Protects Whistleblowers Who Report to Both the SEC and Their Employers, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2018
  • High-Stakes Whistleblowing: Dodd-Frank and Beyond, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2018
  • Feelings are Fair Game, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2018
  • Financial Services Professionals: Why FINRA's Public "BrokerCheck" Makes Negotiating Departures Even More Critical, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2018
  • 2018 Will Be A Critical Year For Whistleblowers--With Some Protections Enhanced And Others In The Crosshairs. What's In The Pipeline?, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2018
  • Sage Counsel, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2017
  • The Double-Edged Sword of Taking Company Documents, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2017
  • Blowing the Whistle on Anti Whistle blower Severance Agreements, O&G Employment Law Blog, 2016


  • Panelist: “Retaliation and Whistleblower Claims”, PLI’s Understanding Employment Law 2019
  • Speaker: "Understanding the Complexities of On-Ramping and Off-Ramping in Financial Services", Council of Urban Professionals and the Robert Toigo Foundation Alumni Association
  • Speaker: "Representing the Executive Whistleblower", NELA 2016 Annual Convention
  • Speaker: "Leveraging Your Value: Negotiationg Compensation and Severance Packages", WIN Summit
  • Panelist: "How the Recession had Impacted the Area of Employment Law", Employment Law Channel
  • Speaker: "BNA Insight Video Presentation", Bloomberg BNA
  • Panelist: "NO TITLE", National Employment Lawyers Association, New York Affiliate, Conference
  • Presenter: "You Say Hello... and I Say Goodbye", Right Management
  • Speaker: "Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination in the Workplace", New York Women in Film and Television (NYWIFT)
  • Speaker: "Teen Harassment Presentation", New York State Bar Association
  • Panelist: "Take a side Talk-back series", Golden Theatre, Oleanna (Play)
  • Speaker: "Primary Prevention of Men's Violence Against Women", Men Can Stop Rape, Inc.
  • Speaker: "Know Your Rights: Workplace Sexual Harassment", Dress For Success

Honors and Awards

  • Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Employment Lawyers, 2018 - 2019
  • Best Lawyers, 2018 - 2019
  • Super Lawyers, 2013 - 2019
  • New York Metro Super Lawyers Top Women, 2013 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA), New York Affiliate, Member
  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Member
  • Employment Rights Executive Board of the Employment and Labor Relations Law Committee of the American Association for Justice, Chair
  • Employment and Labor Relations Committee of the Litigation Section of the American Bar Association, Member
  • National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA), Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Klebanoff & Phelan, P.C., West Hartford and Fairfield, Connecticut, Employment Law Associate


  • English (Primary)