We are a non-traditional law firm, passionate about everything we do.


Acknowledged as one of the top employment law firms in the New York Metropolitan Area, NFC provides a progressive, creative and forward thinking approach to the practice of employment law.

Staffed with highly experienced employment attorneys in the field and a robust support team, we deliver superior work product and incomparable client service.

NFC attorneys have litigated thousands of cases and handled appeals at all levels in state and federal courts and before administrative agencies. Our substantive knowledge encompasses all areas of employment and benefits law.

In addition, we have an entire team dedicated to developing meaningful and impactful employment law training. We work vigorously to counsel our clients on the most effective preventative measures.



Unparalleled Service and Responsiveness

We strive for the perfect legal product. Being responsive to our clients and exceeding their expectations is essential to our business.


Innovative Solutions

We do not rely on status quo thinking or practices. We are always looking for ways to do things better.

A Focus on Relationships

Our philosophy is to develop and maintain long-term, meaningful relationships. We are not short-term thinkers. We have a vital interest in our clients' success.


Positive Culture

Our focus is to always have a team-oriented culture of respect, support, accessibility and positive interactions.


Noted with honor by:

For the 10th consecutive year, Chambers USA, the highly regarded international legal research body, has recognized NFC as one of the top Employment Law firms in NJ as well as singling out many of the Firm’s partners as leaders in their field.
Listed in New Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine for more than a decade. Proudly, eighteen of the Firm’s attorneys are included on the 2020 lists, including five Partners on the list of "Top 50 Women" Lawyers and three on the "Top 100 Lawyers" in the state list.
U.S. News & World Report has again named NFC as a Tier 1 "Best Law Firm" for Employment Law Management & Litigation/Labor & Employment for 2021.
Awarded the WILL Platinum Award for Private Sector Law Firm from New Jersey Woman Lawyers Associations, acknowledging Nukk-Freeman & Cerra's significant contributions to the advancement of woman in the legal profession.
Inc. magazine placed NFC on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing companies. NFC was bestowed this top tier honor in 2020 as a direct result of percentage revenue growth over a three-year period.

The Super Lawyers® list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found at http://www.superlawyers.com/about/selection_process.html. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

The Chambers USA Ranking is issued by Chambers & Partners. A description of the selection methodology can be found at http://www.chambersandpartners.com/methodology. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

The “Best Law Firms” Rankings list is issued by U.S. News & World Report. A description of the selection methodology can be found at https://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/methodology.aspx. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.


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