Dedicated to Protecting the Rights of Workers in Los Angeles Since 1993
Your job is more than just a place to work from 9 to 5 and collect a paycheck. Chances are your career makes up a huge part of your lifestyle. Unfortunately, far too many workers throughout Los Angeles lose their jobs due to wrongful termination. Many are the victims of discrimination, sexual harassment, along with unethical and unlawful business practices by their employers. My name is Matthew Kaufman and I am a Los Angeles wrongful termination lawyer. The loss of a job can be devastating. Many people throughout Southern California depend on their jobs to live a good quality of life. In some cases, many workers are living from paycheck to paycheck. Fortunately, there are laws on the books to protect employees from wrongful termination. The legal legal team at The Kaufman Law Firm is ready to help.
Aggressive and Comprehensive Employment Law Representation
If you have lost a job due to wrongful termination, it is important to consider taking legal action. Not only is it the best way to recover the rightful wages you deserve, it is also important to punish and send a message to unethical employers that their practices are illegal and unacceptable. Since 1993, I have successfully represented countless men and women who were the victims of misconduct by the employers. The legal team at the Los Angeles employment law offices of The Kaufman Law Firm utilize an aggressive and comprehensive approach to help place each client in the best position to succeed. Over the years, we have helped clients with the following types of employment law cases in Los Angeles:
- Discrimination based on age, race, gender, age, religion, disability and sexual orientation
- Wage and hour issues
- Unpaid commissions
- Elder abuse
- Wrongful termination
- Sexual Harassment
- Unpaid overtime
- Class Actions
Discrimination Charges Charges filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
How a Los Angeles Wrongful Termination Lawyer Can Help?
Just about every person has lost a job in their lifetime. However, when it is due to illegal and unethical practices, it is important to take immediate legal action. Unfortunately, most wrongful termination victims fail to do anything because they are either afraid or do not properly understand their rights as employees. From the time a potential client visits our Los Angeles law office for their free initial consultation, my legal team and I will take the time address all of your questions and concerns. Once a person becomes a client, the Los Angeles legal professionals at The Kaufman Law Firm work diligently in the courtroom and behind the scenes to help clients achieve the best possible results. Here is how we can help.
- Provide skillful negotiation on behalf of the client
- Obtain, complete and file important documentation and paperwork
- Help clients navigate effectively through the legal process
- Protect the rights of each client and always look out for their best interests
- Help clients either regain their jobs or receive their entitled compensation
Laws Designed to Protect Employees
Wrongful termination is one of the most common reasons far too many workers lose their jobs in Southern California. But there are other illegal practices conducted by many employers on a daily basis, including unequal pay based on gender, race and age along with poor working conditions and a lack of overtime pay. Fortunately, there are laws designed to protect workers from illegal and discriminatory practices. They include:
- Equal Pay Act of 1963
- Family and Medical Leave Act
- Fair Labor Standards Act
- Occupational Safety and Health Act
- Affordable Care Act
- Social Security Act
- Civil Rights Act of 1964
Why More People Turn To Us for Wrongful Termination Representation in Los Angeles?
For nearly 25 years, The Kaufman Law Firm has been dedicated to helping wrongful termination victims recover lost wages and full compensation of damages caused by their employers due to illegal business practices. When choosing a Los Angeles wrongful termination lawyer, it is important to do your homework and learn about the firm’s record on helping clients achieve the best possible results. Over the years, we have helped clients recover $50 million in damages. Many of our success stories can be found on our Results page.
Contact The Kaufman Law Firm for a Free Initial Consultation
Every employee deserves to work in a safe environment free of discrimination and unethical business practices. Your job is more than just a source of income. It is a place where you should be able to take pride in your work without having to live in fear. The Kaufman Law Firm understand the obstacles and challenges facing victims of wrongful termination in Los Angeles. We are committed to protect your rights as a worker and to help collect the lost wages and compensation you deserve. To learn more, contact our Los Angeles law office today and schedule a free initial consultation to discuss your case.
Date Published: 2018-07-06
Matthew Kaufman is a rock solid attorney. Often times lawsuits against former employers can be very intimidating but Matthew's competency and professionalism has proven to be an asset in my case. Alex has been great as well for any additional questions I've ever had.