Human Resource Manager in Westchester, New York

If you are passionate about creating a supportive work environment and have the expertise to drive HR initiatives in a legal setting, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Please direct your resume, office location you are applying for and salary requirements to Human Resources at

Job Summary

Westchester County based law firm with national practice seeks Human Resources Manager to support all 8 offices in this growing 180 employee firm. You will play a crucial role in fostering a positive work environment, managing employee relations, and ensuring compliance with legal regulations.

Results-oriented Human Resources professional responsible for the overall HR function including but not limited to employee relations, payroll and benefits; onboarding and offboarding; orientation; hiring and recruiting; policy and procedure updates and compliance. Knowledge of Federal, NY state, NYC, Westchester, and Philadelphia laws required. Knowledge of FMLA, NYPFL, FFCRA, OSHA required.


  • Develop and implement HR policies and procedures to align with organizational goals.
  • Manage the full employee life cycle, from recruitment to exit processes.
  • Conduct orientation programs for new hires and facilitate ongoing training initiatives.
  • Address employee relations matters, ensuring a fair and respectful workplace.
  • Administer benefits programs, including health insurance and retirement plans.
  • Collaborate with department heads to identify staffing needs and participate in recruitment efforts.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws.
  • Oversee performance management processes, including evaluations and goal setting.
  • Handle confidential employee information with discretion and professionalism.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive workplace culture through employee engagement initiatives.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as an HR Manager, preferably in a law firm or professional services environment.
  • Strong knowledge of employment laws and regulations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to handle sensitive matters with confidentiality and diplomacy.
  • Demonstrated experience in talent acquisition and workforce planning.
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in ADP Workforce Now and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • SHRM certification a plus.

Job Type
Full time (with hybrid schedule available at this time)

Salary Range
$90K- $110K yearly – Commensurate with Experience

PMT Office Locations:
Elmsford, NY | Syracuse, NY

We offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees, including:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Family Medical Leave (FMLA)
  • Paid Family Leave (PFL)
  • Domestic Partner Benefits (Same Sex)
  • Short and Long-term Disability
  • Firm-paid Life Insurance
  • Employee Paid Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Pre-tax Parking and Transit Programs – Commuter Benefits
  • Pre-tax Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA and HRA)
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • 12 paid holidays per year
  • 3 weeks of PTO per year to start
  • Bereavement Policy
  • Jury Duty

About Us:
Pillinger Miller Tarallo began in 2002 with a handful of lawyers representing insurance clients in New York and has grown into over 100 lawyers located throughout New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. We have been able to achieve this successful growth by providing highly-experienced representation to our clients in all areas of civil litigation.

Our primary objective is the swift, cost-effective resolution of cases with the most favorable outcome possible for our clients.

Our Firm is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating achieved only by a select group of law firms after a rigorous screening process.

Our attorneys have handled thousands of cases across numerous practice areas throughout the Northeast. Moreover, we are known as the “go to” trial firm since our attorneys have tried over 500 cases since the formation of the firm. Our approach to each and every case is to provide not only sound legal counsel, but also to ensure excellent client service. The foregoing principles have guided us over the years and have laid a foundation for our attorneys to build upon for the future