Virginia Employment Lawyers

James H. Shoemaker Jr.
(888) 611-4599Free Consultation
Newport News, VA Employment Law Attorney
25 years experience
Merritt James Green
(703) 556-0411Free Consultation
McLean, VA Employment Law Lawyer
19 years experience
James H. Shoemaker Jr.
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Newport News, VA Employment Law Attorney. 25 years experience
(888) 611-4599 12350 Jefferson Ave
#300
Newport News, VA 23602
Free ConsultationEmployment
University of Richmond
James H. ("Jamie") Shoemaker, Jr. became an associate in the law firm of Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein ("PWHD") in 1993 after spending two years with a large firm based in Norfolk, Virginia. He became a partner in PWHD in 1996. His practice includes all areas of employment law, False Claims Act (whistleblower) and Fair Labor Standards Act (overtime) litigation matters. He has tried over seventy cases to verdict in state and federal courts of record, before arbitration panels, Administrative Law Judges and other forums. He has successfully resolved several times this number through settlement and mediation. Jamie has...
Merritt James Green
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McLean, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 19 years experience
(703) 556-0411 6849 Old Dominion Drive
Suite 220
McLean, VA 22101
Free ConsultationEmployment, Administrative and Business
Syracuse University College of Law and University of Oxford
Mr. Green is General Counsel, P.C.'s founder, managing partner and leads its employment law practice. Merritt serves as an outside general counsel to numerous clients providing guidance on legal issues confronting businesses and non-profit organizations ranging from contracts and agreements to the structuring of corporate transactions and business formations. Merritt also represents businesses and individuals in all aspects of labor and employment law. Merritt received his J.D., cum laude, from the Syracuse University College of Law (1997). At Syracuse, he was an Associate Editor of the Syracuse Law Review and was Editor-in-Chief of The Labor Lawyer, the publication...
Joshua Erlich
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(703) 791-9087 2111 Wilson Blvd
#700
Arlington, VA 22201
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights and Tax
Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University Law Center
Joshua Erlich's practice includes transactional and litigation projects for both individuals and small businesses. Prior to forming The Erlich Law Office, Mr. Erlich was an associate at McTigue & Veis, LLP. In that position, he worked on complex class action litigation, representing participants in employee benefit plans. Mr. Erlich also served as a legal intern at the Department of Labor, Plan Benefits Security Division and in the Department of the Treasury’s Office of the Assistant General Counsel for General Law, Ethics, and Regulation. He worked at private firms during law school and held a summer associate position at O’Donoghue &...
Jay M. McDannell
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Reston, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Employment, Business, Civil Rights and Construction
Georgetown University Law Center
Benjamin W. Owen
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(703) 791-9087 2111 Wilson Blvd
#700
Arlington, VA 22201
Free ConsultationEmployment, Appeals and Arbitration & Mediation
George Mason University School of Law
Davia Craumer
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney.
(703) 791-9087 2111 Wilson Blvd
#700
Arlington, VA 22201
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
Georgetown University Law Center
Eric Jackson
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McLean, VA Employment Law Attorney. 23 years experience
(703) 883-0102 8270 Greensboro Dr
#810
McLean, VA 22102
Employment, Business and IP
University of Wisconsin Law School
Mary Mikell Baker
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Reston, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Employment, Business and Trademarks
Georgetown University Law Center
Lee E. Berlik
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Reston, VA Employment Law Attorney. 20 years experience
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and IP
American University Washington College of Law
Lee E. Berlik is the founder and managing member of BerlikLaw, LLC. Based in Northern Virginia, BerlikLaw concentrates its practice in the areas of defamation law (libel and slander), business disputes, and intellectual property litigation. Formerly with Troutman Sanders and Mintz Levin, Lee brings his big-firm background and experience to offer clients top-notch legal services at drastically reduced rates. Lee is listed among Virginia's "Legal Elite" by Virginia Business Magazine and is rated "AV" by Martindale-Hubbell.
Mr. Yama Shansab
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Reston, VA Employment Law Attorney. 18 years experience
(703) 860-8520 12007 Sunrise Valley Drive
Suite 140
Reston, VA 20191
Employment, Appeals, Business and Estate Planning
Benjamin W. Owen
(703) 791-9087Free Consultation
Arlington, VA Employment Law Lawyer
Eric Jackson
(703) 883-0102
McLean, VA Employment Law Attorney
23 years experience
Tina McCree Orr
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(757) 200-3274 Janaf Office Building - Suite 208
5900 E. Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23502
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Criminal and Divorce
Mr. Matthew T Sutter
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Attorney.
(703) 836-9030 616 North Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and Construction
Kyle L. Epting Esq.
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney. 5 years experience
(703) 842-3025 1739 Clarendon Blvd
Arlington, VA 22209
Employment, Business, Estate Planning and Landlord Tenant
George Mason University
Kyle L. Epting was born in Jacksonville, Florida and raised in Chapin, South Carolina. After graduating from Chapin High School in 2003, Kyle attended the University of Florida where he studied psychology, sociology, and business. While at the University of Florida, Kyle was an active member on the Executive Counsel of Tau Chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity, a Cabinet Director in Student Government, an experiment author and lab assistant in the Social Psychology Laboratory, and a member of Florida Blue Key Honor Fraternity. After graduating from the University of Florida, Kyle earned a Juris Doctorate from George Mason University...
OlaDipo A Akin-Deko
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Attorney. 9 years experience
(888) 391-7772 919 Prince Street
2nd Floor
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment, Administrative, Arbitration & Mediation and Business
The George Washington University Law School and Texas Southern University
Dipo Akin-Deko is the Managing Director of Akin-Deko Professional Services Firm. Mr. Akin-Deko focus is on Business and Employment law, Public and Private Sector Contracts and Business Consulting. Specialties: Mr. Akin-Deko represents businesses as well as individuals in business formation, business and commercial litigation, negotiations, contract dispute and formation, liability assessments, not for profit representation, licensing and labor/employment defense. Mr. Akin-Deko has consulting experience includes corporate strategy, strategic planning, private and government contracting/sub contracting advising.
Matthew L. Pack Esq.
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Bedford, VA Employment Law Attorney. 3 years experience
(540) 586-7225 423 East Main Street, Suite 1
Bedford, VA 24523
Employment, Criminal, DUI and Estate Planning
Raymond L. Hogge Jr.
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Attorney. 28 years experience
(757) 961-5400 500 E. Plume Street
Suite 800
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment
University of Richmond
Ray Hogge represents and advised Virginia public and private employers, and Virginia executives and professionals, in all aspects of labor and employment law.
Cassie L. Baudean Esq
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Mechanicsville, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 4 years experience
(804) 447-0146 8500 Bell Creek Road
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Free ConsultationEmployment, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
University of Richmond School of Law
Raised in Hanover, Virginia, Cassie completed her Bachelor of Arts degree at Virginia Commonwealth University in two years, majoring in both international studies and political science. She went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law. Prior to establishing Baudean Law, Cassie clerked for the Honorable judges of Hanover Circuit Court, working closely with the judges and attorneys on a wide variety of legal issues. Cassie has dedicated her work towards helping clients navigate the legal process for a variety of situations. The majority of Cassie's practice is family law, including...
Clay Chick
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(757) 238-5502 P.O. Box 1856
Norfolk, VA 23501
Employment, Bankruptcy, Family and Foreclosure Defense
Paul Miller
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Annandale, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 24 years experience
(703) 280-0037 3433 Aston St
Annandale, VA 22003
Employment, Business, Construction and Real Estate
George Mason University School of Law
Paul Miller’s association with the construction industry in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area dates back to 1967 from his high school and college summer employment in a family run commercial general construction business. Continuing in the construction industry as a general contractor following his graduation from Virginia Polytechnic & State University in 1975, Paul Miller progressed from the ground up to become President of that company until he dedicated his career to the practice of construction law in 1992. Since 1992 Paul Miller has represented construction related businesses with construction related claims, including mechanic’s liens, payment bonds, and general debt...
Thomas Urban II
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Falls Church, VA Employment Law Attorney. 25 years experience
(703) 861-5235 6066 Leesburg Pike, Suite 400
Falls Church, VA 22041
Employment, Business, Civil Rights and Environmental
Davia Craumer
(703) 791-9087Free Consultation
Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney
Mr. Brady S Nicks
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Lovingston, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(434) 263-4141 P.O. Box 429
74 Courthouse Square
Lovingston, VA 22949
Employment, Business, Criminal and DUI
Office located on the Courthouse grounds, Lovingston, Virginia. We return all missed phone calls within 24 hours.
Kenneth Wu
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Reston, VA Employment Law Attorney. 13 years experience
(703) 835-6145 1818 Library St.
Suite 500
Reston, VA 20190
Employment, Administrative, Bankruptcy and Civil Rights
Washington University School of Law
Prior to co-founding Lopez & Wu, PLLC, Mr. Wu specialized in representing federal employees at the internationally recognized law firm of Passman & Kaplan. Mr. Wu has years of experience representing federal employees in discrimination cases at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ("EEOC") and appeals at the Merit Systems Protection Board. Mr. Wu has also developed an expertise litigating private sector employment cases in federal court. During law school, Mr. Wu interned for EEOC Vice Chair Paul Igasaki, where he reviewed federal and private sector cases involving race, sex, disability, and age discrimination. Mr. Wu also worked as a...
Ryan A Brown
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 9 years experience
(703) 842-3025 1739 Clarendon Boulevard
Arlington, VA 22209-2741
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Estate Planning and Tax
George Mason University
Ryan A. Brown was born in Kansas City and raised in California. His first job in the computer industry began at the age of eleven, building and repairing personal computers for a local store in Santa Barbara, California. In 1993 he began a computer and Internet consulting firm and started the first Internet Service Provider (ISP) in Santa Barbara. Ryan went on to attend Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, where he received a BS in Computer Science with departmental and school honors and a BA in Spanish in 2000. Ryan is a member of Tau Beta Pi, Upsilon Pi Epsilon...
Matthew F. Nieman
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Reston, VA Employment Law Attorney. 15 years experience
(703) 821-4310 10701 Parkridge Blvd.
Suite 300
Reston, VA 20191
Employment
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Seth Obed
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(703) 638-8913 111 Oronoco Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment, Business, Collections and Landlord Tenant
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Seth has extensive courtroom experience throughout the northern Virginia area, litigating cases in the area district, circuit, and federal courts. When preparing and trying cases, Seth subscribes to the George Washington "organization is the soul of the army" approach, which is complimented by his lifelong love of healthy competition in athletics.
Kenneth Golski
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Attorney. 22 years experience
(757) 606-8095 P.O. Box 11042
Norfolk, VA 23517
Employment, Business, Criminal and Elder
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Ken Golski concentrates his practice on general business matters such as contract review and negotiation, corporate formation, collection issues and other matters a small, large, or individual business owner may face. He also has extensive experience in employment law, civil litigation, and criminal law. Ken is a member of Golski Law Group in Norfolk, Virginia, was a Senior Trial Attorney for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, represented the City of Virginia Beach and the Virginia Beach Public Schools as a member of the Office of the City Attorney of the City of Virginia Beach, and served as...
Mrs Lauren Morgan Ellerman
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Roanoke, VA Employment Law Attorney. 11 years experience
(540) 985-0098 303 Washington Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Consumer and Medical Malpractice
University of Richmond School of Law
Married, mother, Roanoke resident and Northern Virginia native.
Thomas Spiggle
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(202) 449-8527 4830B 31st Street South
Arlington, VA 22206
Employment, Civil Rights and Criminal
Larry J. Stein
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Fairfax, VA Employment Law Attorney.
4023 Chain Bridge Road
Suite 6
Fairfax, VA 22030
Employment
Sean R Hanover
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Fairfax, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(800) 579-9864 2751 Prosperity Ave.
Suite 150
Fairfax, VA 22031
Employment, Business, Criminal and Family
Attorney Hanover has been working in the legal arena since graduating with double Master Degrees in Employment Law (HR) and Union Law (Industrial Relations) in 1996. He obtained his JD from the University of the District of Columbia in 2008 and maintains a vibrant practice focusing on immigration, bankruptcy, criminal defense, and business law. In a twist he never saw coming, Mr. Hanover has become accomplished at defending gang members and individuals convicted of drug offenses in immigration court. In addition to his law practice, Mr. Hanover also owns an IT consulting company, HHC, Inc. based in Fairfax, VA. This company...
(703) 402-2723 888 16th St., NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20006
Joshua Erlich
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney
4 years experience
Thomas H. Roberts Esq
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Richmond, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 30 years experience
(804) 783-2000 105 S 1st St
Richmond, VA 23219
Employment, Civil Rights, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Richmond School of Law
Mr. Roberts was admitted to practice law in Virginia in 1986 and before the United States Supreme Court in 1991. Mr. Roberts has a broad background of experience in litigation and business. His practice includes the successful representation of clientele in obtaining recoveries in cases of personal injury, in commercial disputes, and in civil rights. Additionally, Mr. Roberts has served as corporate counsel and director for several electronic technology corporations. Mr. Roberts is a founder and the principal member of the firm of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P.C. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in business...
(804) 230-4200 1010 Hull Street
Richmond, VA 23224
Forrest White
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Leesburg, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 16 years experience
(703) 737-3770 4 Loudoun St SE
Leesburg, VA 20175
Employment, Business, Collections and Estate Planning
Loyola University New Orleans
Forrest E. White is a sole practitioner based in Leesburg, Virginia practicing in the areas of real estate, corporate and business law, employment law, family law, wills and estate planning and general civil litigation. Mr. White currently serves as of counsel to more than thirty privately held corporations and limited liability companies in Northern Virginia, including Blue Ridge Title & Escrow, Inc. Prior to founding Forrest E. White, P.C. in 2003, Mr. White was in the general counsel's office of a corporate investigations and security firm responsible for, among other things, the corporation's transactional documents, corporate compliance and oversight, and litigation...
Melvin Edward Williams
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Roanoke, VA Employment Law Attorney. 18 years experience
(540) 266-7800 1320 3rd Street, SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Employment, Appeals, Business and Civil Rights
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Admitted to practice law in Virginia in 1998, Mel brings a wealth of litigation experience to clients that includes practice as a prosecutor and working for insurance companies defending lawsuits, to include defending government officials charged with misconduct and violations of civil rights. Now he represents primarily persons initiating lawsuits against the government or their (usually former) employers, persons charged with serious criminal offenses, and persons and businesses involved in regulatory and/or disciplinary proceedings before state or federal administrative/regulatory bodies. Also, he represents persons in serious personal injury matters. Mel received his Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude,...
Jeffrey Rhodes
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney. 17 years experience
(703) 243-3737 2000 N. 14th St.
Suite 210
Arlington, VA 22201
Employment and Business
Washington and Lee University School of Law and The George Washington University Law School
Jeffrey Rhodes is an accomplished civil litigator, and a leading business and employment lawyer. In his many years of practice, Mr. Rhodes has litigated in courts around the country. Mr. Rhodes advises companies and executives, representing them in structuring, drafting, and defending their corporate transactions to help accomplish their business goals. Mr. Rhodes has effectively defended multi-million dollar claims and has also has obtained a multi-million dollar verdict on the plaintiff's side. He has litigated matters in all areas of civil, commercial and employment law, including: •contract disputes; •enforcement and defense...
Angela H.  France
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 14 years experience
(703) 881-9141 330 John Carlyle Street
Suite 300
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment and Business
George Mason University School of Law
Recognized as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite” by Virginia Business Magazine, a “Rising Star” by Virginia Super Lawyers and a “Rising Star” by Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers*, Ms. Angela France is highly regarded for her legal counsel to businesses and clients in the Washington Metropolitan area. Ms. France is a seasoned litigator, who regularly appears in state and federal courts on behalf of business clients in complex commercial disputes, business torts, and employment actions, including the well-known “Rocket Docket” of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Additionally, Ms. France offers a wealth of corporate...
Lisa K. Lawrence
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Richmond, VA Employment Law Attorney. 23 years experience
(804) 643-9343 701 E. Franklin Street
Suite 800
Richmond, VA 23219
Employment
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
As founder of Lawrence & Associates, Ms. Lawrence has practiced employment law exclusively throughout her career, and is well-known for her work in the employment law field. She graduated with a B.A. from the University of Virginia with honors and earned her law degree from the Marshall Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary. Admitted to practice in 1992, she has represented employees and employers in the public and private sectors. Clients are “impressed” by Ms. Lawrence’s “poise and command of the law,” adding that she is also “very helpful, detailed and patient.”
Cindra Myers Dowd
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Attorney. 24 years experience
(757) 233-0009 580 E Main St
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment and Personal Injury
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Cindra M. Dowd is a 1987 graduate of Duke University. She earned her law school degree from The Dickinson School of Law in 1991. Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Dowd served as a law clerk for The Honorable Hal J. Bonney, Jr. of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Ms. Dowd is a member of the Virginia State Bar and its Litigation Section, the Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association, the Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association where she served as its President from 2001-2002, the Boyd-Graves Conference and formerly she was a member of the James Kent American...
Mr. Roland D Meisner
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Quantico, VA Employment Law Attorney. 34 years experience
Defense Security Service
27130 Telegraph Road
Quantico, VA 22134-2253
Employment and Administrative
Valparaiso University
U.S. Government attorney. Not in private practice. U.S. Army veteran.
Reid H. Ervin
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 47 years experience
(757) 624-9323 999 Waterside Dr
Suite 2400
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment and Education
University of Virginia School of Law
With 40 plus years of experience, Reid Ervin has represented numerous individuals across a broad spectrum of industries on all levels of the company hierarchy. He has been recognized for his work as both a Virginia and Hampton Roads Super Lawyer and as a Virginia Legal Elite in the field of labor and employment law. Mr. Ervin is also among the few attorneys in the region who represent children and their parents against public schools in education law matters. As the principal of the firm, Mr. Ervin has provided a caring environment over the years for the firms many...
Joshua Jewett
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Attorney. 7 years experience
(757) 624-9323 999 Waterside Dr Ste 2400
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment
Regent University School of Law
Joshua Jewett advocates for employees’ rights in all types of employment law matters before federal and state courts, as well as in administrative and grievance hearings. Mr. Jewett has represented numerous individuals across a broad spectrum of industries. In addition to representing employees in litigation type settings, Mr. Jewett advises management and decisionmaker employees in both the private and federal sector who are facing disciplinary action, possible termination, or are being forced out. Mr. Jewett has helped clients in these situations either keep their jobs or peacefully exit from their situations by obtaining a negotiated severance package.