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Steven L. Foss

Associate

Mr. Foss joined Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP as an associate in 2020. His practice focuses on labor and employment matters.

Following graduation from Binghamton University, Mr. Foss was a paralegal at a civil litigation firm for nearly two years. During law school, he served as a legal extern in the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation regional office in Syracuse. He interned for two small law firms in the Syracuse area, working on a variety of civil litigation matters. After graduating from law school, Mr. Foss served as a law clerk for the Honorable Jessica R. Mayer in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.

Past Employment Experience

  • Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, Law Clerk, 2019 – 2020
  • New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Legal Extern, Fall 2017 – Spring 2018
  • Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc., Legal Intern, Summer 2017

Contact

Ithaca, NY Office
Binghamton, NY Office
Cortland, NY Office

Practice Areas

Admissions

  • New York, 2020
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York

Education

Syracuse University College of Law

  • J.D., magna cum laude, 2019
  • Syracuse Law Review (Executive Editor)
  • Honors: Justinian Honorary Law Society; Order of the Coif; CALI Award Recipient (New York Civil Practice, Comparative Law)

State University of New York at Binghamton

  • B.A (Philosophy, Politics & Law), magna cum laude, 2014

Professional Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association (Member)
  • Broome County Bar Association (Member)
  • Tompkins County Bar Associations (Member)

Leadership & Community Involvement

  • Board of Directors (2021-present). Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.
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