At Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P. leads our employment law practice represents both employers and employees during employment-related disputes. Because our firm has experience working on both sides of employment law issues, we are able to provide more insightful, comprehensive legal representation to our clients.
Located in Virginia's historic Northern Neck, Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P., provides legal assistance to employers and employees throughout the state.
Guiding clients through the rough waters of employment disputes.
Representing Employers And Employees Throughout Virginia
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disability Act (ADA) and other state and federal legislation govern the employee-employer relationships. When these rules are violated, employees who claim discrimination under federal statutes can file claims with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) to ensure their rights. Employees who claim discrimination under state law can proceed directly to court to vindicate their rights.
At Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P., attorney has decades of experience handling employee-employer disputes. His experience includes representation during the following types of employment law litigation:
- Discrimination on the basis of race, gender, age, religion or national origin
- Sexual harassment
- Wrongful termination
- Whistleblower retaliation
- Pregnancy discrimination
- Disability discrimination
- Hostile workplace
- Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) disputes
- Wage and hour disputes
- Theft of trade secrets
In addition to litigation support during employee-employer disputes, assists with employment contracts and advises employers regarding compliance with state and federal employment laws. These services include:
- Negotiating and drafting noncompete agreements
- Negotiating and drafting employment agreements
- Negotiating and drafting severance packages
- Drafting employment handbooks
- Establishing internal HR procedures
- Counsel regarding employee benefits
A Concentrated Practice For Excellent Service
At Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P., our lawyers each limit the scope of their practice so they can provide clients with the highest level of legal representation possible.
To schedule a consultation with Northern Neck employment law attorney, please contact Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P., at 804-435-5069 or 866-603-0774.