Pittsburgh Employment Law Attorney
Protecting Victims of Workplace Harassment & Discrimination
The legal area known as employment law includes a wide range of issues, from contract negotiation to disputes involving harassment and discrimination claims. In the state of Pennsylvania, employment laws are complex and are constantly changing. For employers and employees, having an experienced resource to consult for advice and representation in employment law is critical to preserving your rights and interests.
At the Law Office of Melvin L. Vatz, our Pittsburgh employment lawyer provides representation to employers and employees throughout the Pittsburgh metropolitan area and western Pennsylvania. We understand state and federal employment laws and keep abreast of any changes in those laws that may affect our clients and their legal options.
Our lawyers can advise you in contract negotiations and will be on your side if disputes arise. Whether you need experienced advice or aggressive representation, our firm can provide the legal services you need.
How We Help With Employment Law Claims
At the Law Office of Melvin L. Vatz, our employment law practice serves clients facing a variety of issues, including:
- Drafting and review of employment contracts
- Employment agreements, including non-compete agreements, confidentiality agreements, and severance agreements
- Enforcement and defense of employment contracts and agreements
- Violation of employment law statutes
- Wage-and-hour disputes
- Sexual harassment
- Workers’ compensation benefits
- Social Security disability benefits
- Unemployment compensation claims
Our firm also represents individuals who are seeking unemployment benefits from their former employers in unemployment compensation hearings. We have experience representing employees and businesses before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission (PHRC), and in federal and state courts.
Contact Us for More Information About Employment Law in PA
If you have a question about your rights under Pennsylvania employment law, or have an issue or dispute that you believe needs legal attention, contact our Pittsburgh employment lawyer at the Law Office of Melvin L. Vatz. With nearly two decades of legal experience, our legal team works hard to resolve your issues in an efficient and effective manner.
Call us at 412-391-3030 to schedule your free initial consultation.