Keith D. McDonald concentrates his practice on commercial litigation, labor & employment law, and higher education law.

In the area of commercial litigation, Keith represents a broad range of clients in all phases of litigation in both state and federal court.  He has recently litigated cases involving false advertising, product disparagement, restrictive covenants, and contract-related disputes. Keith has developed an expertise in federal court practice and has substantial experience in handling emergent matters and dispositive motion practice. He has also litigated several matters through the trial and appeal stages.

Keith’s labor & employment law practice focuses on the representation of management in all aspects of employment law, with particular focus on defending against discrimination claims under federal and state laws, including whistleblower claims and claims of harassment and discrimination based on sex, age, race, national origin, and disability.  He also regularly counsels employers and their human resource departments on a wide range of employment-related policies and procedures.

Keith is also a member of the firm’s Higher Education Group, which represents several colleges and private primary and secondary schools in New Jersey and New York.

Keith has been selected for inclusion on the list of New Jersey Rising Stars on multiple occasions.

  • “2018 Employment Law Breakfast Series: Hot Topics,” Norris McLaughin, P.A., Bridgewater, NJ, December 13, 2018
  • “Know Your Labor & Employment Basics,” Norris McLaughin, P.A., Bridgewater, NJ, June 20, 2018
  • “Labor & Employment Year In Review,” Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Bridgewater, NJ, December 7, 2017
  • “Current Development in Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Dependency in the Workplace,” NM Year In Review, Bridgewater, NJ, December 1, 2016
  • “Employee Handbook Workshop,” Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Bridgewater, New Jersey, October 20, 2010
  • Current Wage & Hour Challenges,” Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Bridgewater, New Jersey, February 24, 2010
  • Urgent Employee Medical Leave Updates for 2009,” Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Bridgewater, New Jersey, January 30, 2009 and February 6, 2009
  • “2008 Hot Topics in Labor & Employment Law,” Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Bridgewater, New Jersey, June 17, 2008

Keith McDonald was selected to the 2018 Rising Stars Super Lawyers list. The Super Lawyers List is issued by Thompson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

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