Leonard, Michigan Employment Lawyers

Joseph Marc Vezina
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Lake Orion, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(248) 558-2701 18 S Broadway St
#200
Lake Orion, MI 48362
Employment, Business, Education and Health Care
Ana Maria Meizys
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Lake Orion, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(888) 209-0306 18 S Broadway St
#200
Lake Orion, MI 48362
Employment, Business, Family and Health Care
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Matt William Zeigler
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Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
(248) 643-9530 3001 W Big Beaver Rd, #408
Troy, MI 48084
Employment, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Since 1976, Zeigler Townley P.C. has handled a wide variety of challenging and complex business and personal matters both in and out of Court. As a Vietnam Veteran, Matt has a very long view of all business litigation, employment and transactional matters, knowing what matters, and what does not.
Frank DeLuca
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Bloomfield Hills, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(248) 940-2000 409000 Woodward Ave.
Suite 140
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Consumer and Products Liability
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
For 30 years, I have devoted my litigation practice to business, commercial, product liability, and trust disputes. Through my trial practice, I have appeared as trial counsel in numerous federal and state courts, as well as administrative agencies and mediation and arbitration tribunals. I have successfully represented and obtained verdicts, judgments, awards and settlements for a list of valued clients that include major automobile manufacturers, suppliers, dealers, and finance companies, as well as closely held businesses and their owners, families, and individuals. In the commercial arena, I have pursued, defended, and managed complex litigation in a broad array of actions,...
Marian Wangler Ratton
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Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney with 31 years experience
1441 West Long Lake Rd.
Suite 310
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Divorce, Family and Health Care
Michigan State University
Marian Wangler Ratton, R.N., Esq. is a practicing attorney and registered nurse who has dedicated her career to the defense of healthcare professionals as well as practicing family law and estate planning. What makes Marian unique is that she has continuously practiced both nursing and law for over 25 years, sharing her time equally between both careers. Her combined knowledge and experience in law and nursing makes her ideally suited to represent, advise and educate nurses and health care professionals with legal issues relating to nursing, healthcare law and professional licensing. Since 1983 Marian has been a registered nurse working at...
Raymond Sterling
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Bloomfield Hills, MI Employment Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(248) 644-1500 33 Bloomfield Hills Parkway
Suite 250
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Employment
University of Michigan Law School
Fred Gibson
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Clinton Township, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(586) 416-2520 Knollwood Professional Center, Ste 1C
17001 19 Mile Rd (just east of Garfield Rd)
Clinton Township, MI 48038
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights and Criminal
Michigan State University
I was a Michigan State Police Trooper for 10 years before attaining my Law Degree. I commenced my law practice working for the Law Firm that represented the Detroit Police Officer's Association. I represent corporate entities and individuals in State Courts and the United States Federal Courts.
Collin D. Dickey
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Rochester, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(248) 792-9193 1000 W. University Dr., Suite 150
Rochester, MI 48307
Employment, Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Collin focuses his practice at the Rutkowski Law Firm primarily in estate planning. Collin has significant experience in financial advising, assisting clients with investment decisions and taxation matters, and is well versed in handling legal inquiries involving the IRS and the State of Michigan.
Collin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia and his Juris Doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School.
After completing his legal education, Collin worked as a Judicial Law Clerk in the 6th Circuit Court of Oakland County for the Honorable Karen D. McDonald, where he gained valuable exposure to a wide variety of...
Seth Seidell
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Rochester, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(248) 413-6117 805 Oakwood Drive, Suite 202
Rochester, MI 48307
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Construction and IP
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Seth was born and grew up in Northern Michigan. Prior to and while going to college he worked in the construction field with a general contracting firm. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from Oakland University in 1992. He received his Juris Doctorate (Cum Laude, Law Review) from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 1997. During law school, he clerked for a mid-sized, full service law firm as well as for the Michigan Attorney General’s office. He began his law career working for a short period of time for both a construction and asbestos litigation firm....
Heather Brooks
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Lapeer, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(810) 664-4321 441 Clay Street
Lapeer, MI 48446
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights, Divorce and Family
Wayne State University Law School
Heather Brooks-Szachta earned her Juris Doctorate in 1997 from Wayne State University Law School in Detroit, Michigan. This came after earning her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Michigan-Flint in 1992. She was licensed to practice law in the State of Michigan in 1997 and was admitted to Federal Court in 2005. Before coming to work at the Law Offices of Barry Shoults & Associates in 1999, and becoming partner in Shoults, Picard & Brooks, PLLC in 2010, she gained experience at the Macomb County Prosecutor’s Office, the Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services Clinic, and a...
Joseph Marc Vezina
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Michigan Employment Law Lawyer with 23 years experience

4th Circuit, 5th Circuit, U.S. Supreme Court, Louisiana, Texas, Georgia and Michigan
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Ana Maria Meizys
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Michigan Employment Law Lawyer with 20 years experience

Rutgers School of Law-NewarkAll Federal Courts In New York, New Jersey, United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and New York
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Barry Shoults
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Lapeer, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 38 years experience
(810) 664-4321 441 Clay Street
Lapeer, MI 48446
Employment, Business, Collections and Consumer
Barry Shoults is a graduate of Lapeer Public Schools. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Michigan - Flint and then received in 1981 his Juris Doctorate from the Detroit College of Law, now the Law School at Michigan State University. He was admitted to the practice of law in Michigan Courts in 1981 and in Federal Court in 1984. He worked his way through college and law school at various jobs including selling building supplies for Church’s Lumber. He started his legal career working for Legal Services of Eastern Michigan in Flint which provided legal...
Alexander E. Blum
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Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 457-9200 1361 E Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48083
Employment, Business and IP
Wayne State University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 457-9200 1361 E Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48083
Employment, Appeals, Business and IP
University of Missouri School of Law and Saint Louis University School of Law
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(248) 649-6000 2600 West Big Beaver Road
Suite 550
Troy, MI 48084
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Civil Rights
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 457-9200 1361 E Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48083
Employment, Business, Family and Health Care
University of Michigan Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 267-3256 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
DePaul University College of Law
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(248) 649-6000 2600 W Big Beaver Rd
Suite 550
Troy, MI 48084
Employment and Business
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 267-3316 840 W Long Lake Rd
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 952-0400 5435 Corporate Drive
Suite 225
Troy, MI 48098
Employment and Arbitration & Mediation
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(248) 649-6000 2600 W Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48084
Employment, Appeals and Business
University of Michigan Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 267-3304 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
Detroit College of Law
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(248) 267-3210 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
New York University School of Law and Wayne State University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 42 years experience
(248) 649-6000 2600 W Big Beaver Rd
Suite 550
Troy, MI 48084
Employment and Business
University of Michigan Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(248) 952-0400 5435 Corporate Drive
Suite 225
Troy, MI 48098
Employment and Family
Wayne State University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 267-3309 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
Wayne State University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 267-3381 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Business, Criminal and DUI
Ohio Northern University
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 267-3354 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Troy , MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 641-7070 1301 West Long Lake Rd
Suite 340
Troy , MI 48098
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Estate Planning and Family
Wayne State University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 267-3332 840 W Long Lake Rd
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
Michigan State University College of Law
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 267-3298 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 457-9200 1361 E Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48083
Employment, Appeals, Business and Health Care
Wayne State University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 267-3353 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
Chicago-Kent College of Law
Bloomfield Hills, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 901-4062 38505 Woodward Ave
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Employment and Business
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 267-3321 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
Wayne State University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 267-3292 840 W Long Lake Rd
Troy, MI 48098
Employment and Business
George Washington University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 267-3216 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
Wayne State University Law School
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 267-3215 840 West Long Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and IP
Syracuse University College of Law
Troy, MI Employment Law Attorney
(248) 619-2580 201 W Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48084
Employment
Bloomfield Hills, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 901-4038 38505 Woodward Ave
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
Employment and Business
Troy, MI Employment Law Lawyer
(248) 740-7505 201 W Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48084
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation and Immigration
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Problems in the workplace?

Employment law governs the relationship between workers and their employers. This law, contained in federal and state statutes, administrative regulations, and judicial decisions, specifies the rights and restrictions applicable to each party in the workplace.

This area of law regulates such issues as employee benefits, discipline, hiring, firing, leave, payroll, and health and safety in the workplace. It also encompasses non-compete agreements, retaliation, severance, unemployment compensation, pensions, whistle-blowing, worker classification, wage garnishment, work authorization for non-U.S. citizens, worker's compensation, and employee handbooks.

Both federal and state laws govern the relationship between employees and employers. Federal laws such as Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and Age Discrimination in Employment Act prohibit employers from discriminating against employees based on certain characteristics. Many states have enacted their own laws similar to federal ones (and sometimes are more stringent). Cities and counties also can enact ordinances that affect employee rights, such as local minimum wage laws.

Employment lawyers can choose to accept only employees as clients, only employers, or both. Some attorneys focus on a specific area of employment law, such as workers' compensation, whistleblowing or discrimination, but many can handle a wide range of employment law issues.


Essential job functions: The fundamental job duties of the employment position that the individual with a disability holds or desires. The term essential functions does not include marginal functions of the position.

Exempt employee: An employee who is not entitled to the minimum wage or overtime pay protections of the Fair Labor Standards Act.