Job Discrimination Lawyer: El MonteA diverse residential, commercial, and industrial city, El Monte has a population of over 100,000 residents. The top employers include education, government, and retail. And the top ten employers in the city make up well over 5,000 jobs alone!1 Whether you live or work in El Monte, there's a chance that you may fall victim to workplace discrimination or mistreatment. It is estimated that residents of El Monte filed over 60 cases alleging employment discrimination in 2016, and nearly 20,000 cases were filed statewide.2 No surprise, then, that so many have need of an employment discrimination lawyer. El Monte would certainly be a better place to work if there were zero cases of any kind of employee mistreatment. The number of reported cases is low when compared to the actual rate of discrimination and mistreatment that occurs in the workplace every single day. While it is suspected that thousands upon thousands of employees are mistreated, fear of retribution prevents many from seeking a job discrimination lawyer. El Monte citizens who believe they have been mistreated, however, have options at their disposal. At Shegerian & Associates, we understand all aspects of workplace discrimination: We understand the emotional, mental, and physical toil this kind of abuse can cause. But, we are legal experts who also know the best strategies to find justice for our clients. We have a 98% success rate, and our employment discrimination lawyers working in El Monte have helped hundreds of clients receive compensation for their mistreatment, including:
Verdict in Disability Discrimination CaseApril Rodriguez was awarded $16.5 million in punitive damages by a Los Angeles jury. The jurors found that her former employer had discriminated against her because of a mental disability. They also found that she was wrongfully terminated and that brought her total award to $21.7 million.
Disability Discrimination Verdict for El Monte EmployeeOur client worked for years for a large corporation and, after many years of hard work, our client needed worksite accommodations for minor disabilities. The employer refused to accommodate her and terminated her because of her disabilities. Our client was awarded a jury verdict of $2,100,000.00 for being discriminated against for her disabilities. Because she contacted a job discrimination lawyer, El Monte companies and employers were reminded that workplace discrimination has not place in today’s world!
Whether you've been discriminated against or mistreated, Shegerian & Associates has the knowledge and experience necessary to move your case forward and fight for your rights. We have immense experience in the following practice areas:
Figures are based on comparing the total California population and discrimination cases filed to the total population of El Monte and are only an estimate.