Lichten & Bright, P.C. helps employees and labor unions enforce their rights in the workplace. We litigate claims on behalf of people who have been discriminated against by their employer, sexually harassed at work, or cheated out of overtime pay. And we advise and represent employees regarding non-compete agreements, employment contracts, and separation or severance agreements.

Our clients have included teachers, restaurant workers; doctors and dentists; IT, publishing, and sales professionals and executives; university professors and administrators; lawyers; construction workers; Wall Street professionals and many others.

Our firm also represents labor unions, union members and civil servants in labor-management disputes, including disciplinary proceedings, unfair labor practice proceedings, internal union matters, and state and federal court litigation.

We have won millions of dollars in damages and back pay for our clients. If you think your legal rights have been violated by your employer, or you need advice from an experienced employment lawyer, call us now at (646) 588–4870 or submit an inquiry through our website and one of our attorneys will call you.

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Employment discrimination laws prohibit discrimination in hiring, firing, layoffs, promotions, and compensation based on gender, age, race, religion, national origin,ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy or marital status. Employers also have an obligation to protect their employees from harassment in the workplace from managers, supervisors, co-workers, or even customers based on their membership in one of these protected classes… Learn More
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