Edwar Estrada’s practice focuses on representing employers in all federal, state, and local employment law matters.

Prior to joining KM&M, Edwar was a Senior Counsel and a trial lawyer in the Labor & Employment Division of the New York City Law Department. Edwar acted as lead counsel in defense of the City of New York, its agencies, and employees both in federal and state court single and multi-plaintiff employment litigation matters.

Edwar also has extensive trial experience, preparing over forty cases for trial and appearing as lead trial counsel in over twenty-five cases in federal and state courts. In each case, he prepared expert and lay witnesses, conducted jury selection, performed direct and cross examinations, and delivered opening and closing statements.

During his career, Edwar has received multiple legal awards. Most notably, in 2020, the New York City Bar Association awarded him the Municipal Affairs Award for outstanding achievement.


  • J.D., St. John’s University School of Law
  • M.S., Fordham University
  • B.A., Rochester University

Bar Admissions

  • New York