Donia Sawwan, Esq.



T: (212) 956-0586

New York Office


Practice Areas:

  • Compliance Counseling
  • Employment
  • Litigation – Civil Pretrial and Trial Services
  • Litigation & Risk Management
  • Mediation
  • Outsourcing
  • Professional and Management Liability
  • Regulatory Law & Government Contracts

Bar Admissions:

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. District Court
    • Eastern District, NY
    • Southern District, NY
    • Northern District, NY
  • New Jersey District Court


  • Brooklyn Law School, J.D.
  • New York University, B.A., Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Large Law Firm Experience:

  • Fox Rothschild, LLP

Donia advises clients throughout the country on all aspects of employment law and labor relations and provides human resources counseling. She represents employers throughout the United States in federal and state courts and in various administrative tribunals. Donia’s broad range of litigation experience includes the representation of employers in cases alleging sexual harassment, race, national origin, gender, disability, age discrimination, breach of contract, violation of public policy, tort, non-competition, and wage & hour claims. Donia also regularly counsels employers across the country on various employment, human resources, wage & hour and traditional-labor related issues. She regularly drafts and revises personnel manuals, employee handbooks, employment policies, employment contracts, non-competition and separation agreements. In addition, Donia provides training to clients on various topics, including sexual and other types of harassment, FMLA leave, and compliance with the ADA and state anti-discrimination laws.