General Employment Law | Shegerian & Associates Is Ready to Help
Many employees out there who feel as though they have been wronged in some way while at work never actually take the chance on seeking retribution. Most feel that the legal fees would cost more than the damages they would receive, while others fear some form of revenge from their employer. If you have been harmed in some way in the workplace, it is your right to seek legal representation. Break down the things you fear, and then take on the problem immediately. You may be surprised at what you find.
Legal Fees Explained
If you choose a law firm that charges a retainer and an hourly fee, then it is understandable why you fear the costs. With this arrangement, it doesn’t take long at all for you to run through your funds, and that’s not easy when you aren’t assured of a winning judgment. Fortunately, this is not your only option. In fact, if you are planning an employment lawsuit of any kind, you should seek out the attorneys who expect payment upon winning your case. Most firms will offer this form of payment schedule, which takes much of the financial burden from your shoulders.
Protection from Employer
You should also know there are laws in place to protect you from any action your employer may take during the lawsuit. Your attorney can explain the many ways your rights are secured, and that will help you to focus on the most important thing at hand, which is winning your case.