Daphne E. Telfeyan


Assistant Dean for Employer Outreach

Phone: 516-463-7053
E-mail: Daphne.Telfeyan@hofstra.edu


Daphne E. Telfeyan joined the Office of Career Services in January 2013 as Employer Outreach Specialist. Daphne completed her undergraduate studies at Barnard College and graduated from Columbia Law School in 1983. She practiced law from 1983 to 1997, starting her career as a litigation associate with Breed Abbott & Morgan. Daphne transitioned into the practice of immigration law and spent the latter part of her legal career as an associate and partner with Pavia & Harcourt, where she ran the firm’s immigration practice. After leaving the practice of law, she enjoyed 14 years as a legal recruitment professional, specializing in the lateral partner market. Daphne spent close to 12 years with Sivin Tobin Associates and, most recently, she was the founder and principal of Phoenix Search Solutions.