Knoxville Employment Law Attorneys
A Holistic Approach to Protecting Workers’ Rights
For many, having a stable job gives them a purpose and an identity and work is an important fixture in many peoples’ lives. This means that when there are problems on the job, they can easily invade one’s home life. Employers have a responsibility to ensure their employees are treated ethically and fairly, though some may neglect this standard of care in the workplace or take advantage of workers to avoid fulfilling financial responsibilities. If this is the case in your situation, the Knoxville employment lawyers at Eldridge & Blakney provide experienced legal counsel that has helped clients uphold what is right.
Our Areas of Practice
As a well-meaning employee, seeking help from your company’s Human Resources department to resolve a problem may seem like your first step. However, HR representatives may use these statements to protect the interests of the company. This is why we advise our clients to first seek counsel from an experienced employment law attorney before speaking with HR.
Eldridge & Blakney have helped clients with cases involving:
- Litigation, mediation, and arbitration
- Sexual harassment
- Discrimination based on a protected status, such as age, race, religion, or gender
- Pregnancy discrimination
- Disability discrimination
- Unpaid wages and overtime
- Non-compete agreements
- Severance negotiations
- Salary or credit history discrimination
Your income may be on the line, so it is important that you do not let your company continue its unethical or discriminatory practices. Get the help of a firm that can assist you in preparing a strategy that protects your best interests and keeps your company from continuing its harmful behavior.
Fight for What Is Right
Not all business that act unethically understand what they are doing. Eldridge & Blakney is here to help you tell your side of the story and hold your company and its employers accountable for what happened. You do not have to fight for your best interests alone. Our experienced legal team understands how companies defend themselves and how to overcome their strategies.