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New Orleans Employment Lawyer

Helping Employers Throughout Louisiana

Chehardy Sherman Williams first opened our doors in New Orleans back in 1989. Today, we are one of the leading law firms serving businesses throughout the Greater New Orleans area.

By proactively identifying and rectifying any compliance shortfalls, businesses can spare themselves the time, cost, and headaches of future disputes. Though there's no way to completely remove the potential for employee conflict, Chehardy Sherman Williams can help you address areas of vulnerability before they erupt.

Contact us online or call (504) 833-5600 to schedule a consultation with an employment law attorney.

Labor and Employment Law Cases We Handle

Every business that has employees must be attentive to the management of workplace conflict and the avoidance of labor disputes. Designed to protect the interests of both parties, federal and state laws carry significant penalties for failure to adhere to applicable regulations. Employees perform at their optimum when employers actively comply with the numerous state and federal laws that regulate the employee-employer relationship. A New Orleans employment law attorney at our firm can help if an employee has taken legal against you for any of the matters listed below:

  • Family and medical leave
  • Discrimination based on age, race, sex, national origin, religion and disability
  • Wrongful termination
  • Improper classification of workers as independent contractors or as exempt employees
  • Overtime and minimum wage violations
  • Workers compensation
  • Unemployment compensation

Contact a Labor and Employment Law Attorney Today

If you wish to ensure compliance with New Orleans labor laws or have found yourself in the crosshairs of an employee who is taking legal action against you, Chehardy Sherman Williams can help. Our nationally recognized attorneys have decades of trial experience in addition to a knack for finding creative solutions to difficult legal challenges. Through negotiation or litigation, you'll find our experience and dedication to be an invaluable asset as we work to uphold your rights as a business owner.

To schedule an evaluation with a New Orleans employment lawyer, call (504) 833-5600 today.