Employment and labor laws govern all aspects of the relationships between employers and employees. Their goal should be to protect the rights of employees. These laws maintain a balance of fairness and equity between employers and employees that is vital to the health of our economy. They require attorneys to be knowledgeable about such issues as human resource guidelines, wage and hour statutes, occupational safety and health, workers compensation, and anti-discrimination and equal opportunity laws.
At Smith, James, Rowlett & Cohen, L.L.P., our attorneys are available to provide assistance in employment and labor law mediation and arbitration sessions as well as in courtroom litigation.
We handle claims of discrimination related to any of the following:
If you’ve experienced discrimination, you should consult a knowledgeable attorney as quickly as possible. Failure to file your claim with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) within the statutory filing period may cost you the right to have your case heard.
We are committed to ensuring that every client receives personalized attention, including regular updates regarding case progress and options. While achieving a swift resolution is our goal whenever possible, our attorneys do not hesitate to take cases to court when a better outcome can be achieved in that way.
Our firm represents clients in labor and employment law matters, including:
Contact Smith, James, Rowlett & Cohen, L.L.P. online or at 336-274-2992, ext. 108, to schedule a consultation with one of our skilled North Carolina labor and employment law attorneys. We have the legal savvy needed to help you with everything from fair treatment issues to wrongful discharge claims.