Ian M. Bryson, Esq. | Philadelphia employment law AttorneyIan M. Bryson, Esq. | Philadelphia Attorney

Philadelphia Wage & Hour Lawyer

Email: ian@dereksmithlaw.com | 215-391-4790 ext. 110


Voorhees, New Jersey


Rowan University, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Economics

Law School:

Rutgers Law School, Juris Doctor

Bar Admissions:

Pennsylvania, New Jersey, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

Practice Areas: 

Wage & Hour, Employment Law, Sexual Harassment, Employment Discrimination


Mr. Bryson represents workers in lawsuits arising under federal and state wage and hour laws. As part of his employment law practice, Mr. Bryson litigates a wide variety of complex employment issues on behalf of both individuals and large numbers of similarly situated workers in class and collective actions. He regularly represents clients in matters involving unpaid minimum wages, overtime rights, tip theft, employee misclassification, whistleblower complaints, retaliation, discrimination and harassment.

In law school, Mr. Bryson was a Marshall-Brennan Teaching Fellow, the Associate Notes Editor of the Rutgers Journal of Law and Religion, a competitor in the Hunter Moot Court Competition, and the recipient of several awards for Outstanding Oral Advocacy and Legal Writing.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Bryson served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable John E. Harrington, Presiding Civil Judge of the New Jersey Superior Court, Law Division, in Burlington County, New Jersey. In law school, Mr. Bryson worked as a law clerk to the Honorable Francis A. Polito, Chief Administrative Law Judge at the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

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