Representing both employer and executive interests in employment law cases comprises a major practice area for the JJH Law Firm, whether its during negotiations or before federal or state court litigation, regulatory proceedings or arbitration. The laws and regulations governing employment issues have continued to expand in recent years, and specialized expertise is often essential to effectively represent management and business interests. Whether you’re trying to negotiate an employment contract, settle a dispute related to job benefits or requested family leave, or otherwise protect your interests at work, you’ll want to have the help and advice of a knowledgeable, experienced Portland employment lawyer with a demonstrated record of litigation success and effective employment counsel.
To take one example, the number of wage-hour federal lawsuits has doubled nationally over the past decade. Increasingly, these cases involve detailed inquiries into whether a group of workers are in fact members of management or independent contractors, or in fact fall under minimum wage and overtime rules. Similarly, there have been major developments in employment benefits, equal employment laws, labor laws and many other employment-related areas.
JJH Law Firm principal attorney Joseph J. Haddad has extensive experience in employment law, having worked both on complex litigation for Stoel Rives -Portland’s largest law firm- and for the national labor and employment law firm Fisher & Phillips. He thoroughly understands not just the fast-changing world of employment law, but also the business issues and individual concerns. Every client, whether a sizable business or an individual executive, will get the benefit of his expertise and determination to deliver a solution matching the client’s situation and needs.
If you have an employment-related question or problem, call us at JJH Law at (503) 552-1467 to schedule a consultation. We’re conveniently located in the Pearl District. Let the team of professionals at JJH Law bring their experience and experience to work for you.