Kenneth A. Gray
Practicing for over 25 years, Ken confidently represents his clients and sees to it that their interests are well protected. Kenneth A. Gray joined the firm in 1999 and has been a Partner since 2005. Mr. Gray practices in the Municipal/Labor and Employment unit, where he represents public and private sector clients during collective bargaining negotiations, contract grievances, administrative proceedings and related litigation. Specializing in Municipal Law, Mr. Gray has a wide range of experience representing municipalities and Boards on topics from land use, zoning, civil service, employment law and election law.
Mr. Gray regularly appears as Counsel at many Village meetings and hearings of the Boards of Trustees, Boards of Zoning Appeals, Planning Boards and Architectural Review Boards. In addition, Mr. Gray oversees all criminal cases that are handled by the firm. Prior to joining the film, Mr. Gray was a Senior Labor Attorney with the MTA New York City Transit - Office of Labor Relations, where he implemented and enforced collective bargaining agreements and supervised a staff of Labor Attorneys that handled all disciplinary charges, grievances, hearings and arbitrations.
Mr. Gray is admitted to practice law in New York State, the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts and the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science/Business from Hofstra University and his JD degree from New York Law School.
Mr. Gray has lectured and taught classes at SUNY Empire State College in New Yolk City, to candidates for the College’s Labor Certificate Program, and at Adelphi University and SUNY Old Westbury. He has appeared as a labor expert on Channel 12 News to discuss the issues surrounding the MTA/NYC Transit Strike.
Mr. Gray is a member of the Board of Directors of the Nassau County Firefighters Museum and Education Center. The Museum and Education Center is located on Museum Row in Garden City.
Mr. Gray is a Past-President of the Board of Directors of the Child Care Council of Nassau, Inc., a local non-profit organization which acts as a resource and referral agency for early education/child care services.
He is a former Executive Board Member of the Labor and Employment Relations Association, Long Island Chapter (LI LERA).
He is also a member of the NYS and Nassau County Bar Associations and the Suffolk County Village Officials Association.