Harry Greenberg

From 1969 through 1987, Harry Greenberg was employed by the New York City Police Department, first as a Police Officer and then as a Detective. During his tenure with the NYPD, Mr. Greenberg was assigned to the Office of Chief of Operation (currently Chief of Department) and to the Department’s Office of Labor Relations, where he represented the Police Commissioner during labor contract negotiations and at administrative hearings. In 1984, during Mayor Koch’s administration, Mr. Greenberg was appointed as Assistant Director of Labor Relations and Assistant General Counsel for the Mayor’s Office of Municipal Labor Relations (“OMLR”). While at OMLR, he was also named Special Counsel for the Fair Labor Standards Act.

In 1987, after more than 18 years of public service, Mr. Greenberg went into private practice. As a private practitioner he has handled a wide variety of collective bargaining and related issues, contract grievance arbitrations, improper practice and unfair labor practice cases, and disciplines among other matters. Over the years, he has lectured before the National League of Cities, the National Association of Police Organizations (NAPO), and the International City Managers Association. Mr. Greenberg is a regular guest speaker at Touro Law School and has served on panels sponsored by the New York State Public Employment Relations Board and the New York City Office of Collective Bargaining. Harry has served as an adjunct professor for the Cornell School of Industrial & Labor Relations and for Nassau Community College.

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit, 1991
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1996


  • Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, Huntington, New York J.D. – 1984
  • Pace University Graduate School Of Business, M.S. Industrial & Labor Relations –  1980
  • John Jay College Of Criminal Justice, City University Of New York, Cum Laude B.S. – 1978

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Jacob Fuchsberg Law Center, Touro College Alumni Association, Founding President and Member, 1984 – Present
  • New York State Bar Association, Member, Labor Employment Law Section
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