Employment Law

Employment law governs the rights and duties between employers and workers. Also referred to as labor law, these rules are primarily designed to keep workers safe and make sure they are treated fairly, although laws are in place to protect employers’ interests as well. Employment laws are based on federal and state constitutions, legislation, administrative rules, and court opinions. A particular employment relationship may also be governed by contract.

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Martin & Gitner PLLC

Martin & Gitner PLLC

Washington, DC 20037 www.martingitnerlaw.com
Civil Litigation & White Collar Crimes Law Firm in Washington, District of Columbia
Phone(202) 331-2121

Martin & Gitner PLLC is a criminal defense and general litigation law firm located in Washington, DC known for its experienced attorneys who have proven their legal aptitude on numerous occasions. Comprised of experts in civil and business litigation, white collar criminal defense...

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McClanahan Powers, PLLC

McClanahan Powers, PLLC

Washington, DC 20006 www.mcplegal.com
Fairfax County Intellectual Property Lawyers
Phone(888) 413-2586

McClanahan Powers, PLLC, based in Fairfax County, Virginia and Washington, DC, is a full-service legal firm for business and commercial law, intellectual property, and estate planning. We handle legal issues across the Commonwealth of Virginia, the District of Columbia and nationwide....

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Passman & Kaplan, PC

Passman & Kaplan, PC

Washington, DC 20036 www.passmanandkaplan.com
US Federal Employment and Labor Attorneys
Phone(202) 789-0100 or (800) 881-0140

Passman & Kaplan, Attorneys at Law, P.C. has represented federal workers and others in the private employment sector throughout the United States since 1990, with a particular emphasis on the mid-Atlantic region where the firm is widely recognized as a driving force behind advocacy...

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Regan Zambri Long & Bertram, PLLC

Regan Zambri Long & Bertram, PLLC

Washington, DC 20036 www.rhllaw.com
Washington, DC Personal Injury, Car Accident and Medical Malpractice Lawyers
Phone(202) 463-3030

Regan, Zambri, Long & Bertram, LLC has pursued justice for Washington, DC injured for many decades, bringing to their cases a level of compassion and dedication that have earned the firm an enviable reputation. The seven attorneys at the firm have over a century of combined litigation...

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DunlapWeaver, PLLC

DunlapWeaver, PLLC

Washington, DC 20015 www.dunlapweaver.com
Intellectual Property & Business Law Firm in Washington, DC
Phone(202) 316-8558 or (800) 747-9354

Dunlap Weaver is a multi-faceted law firm serving clients nationwide with office locations spread out throughout the country. The firm was founded by U.S. Army officers with over 200 years of combined experience and expertise in a wide variety of industries and sciences. Their military...

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Douglas & Boykin PLLC

Douglas & Boykin PLLC

Washington, DC 20036 www.douglasboykin.com
Washington, DC Litigation Attorneys
Phone(202) 599-4391 or (202) 888-1566

At Douglas & Boykin PLLC, our Washington, DC business lawyers handle cases involving nonprofit and charitable organizations, government litigation, government contracts, employment law and other types of complex criminal matters.
When Douglas & Boykin, PLLC, a minority-owned...

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Schultz & Trombly, PLLC

Schultz & Trombly, PLLC

Washington, DC 20036 www.schultztrombly.com
Washington, DC Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Attorneys
Phone(202) 769-0293 or (800) 673-8158

Schultz & Trombly, PLLC, is a personal injury law firm dedicated to helping people who have been injured because of someone else’s negligence or wrongful conduct. Our experienced lawyers handle cases involving catastrophic injury, medical negligence, personal injury, and wrongful...

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Tobin, O'Connor & Ewing

Tobin, O'Connor & Ewing

Washington, DC 20015 www.tobinoconnor.com
Washington DC Business Law Attorneys
Phone(202) 536-3359

At Tobin, O’Connor & Ewing, our goal is simple: helping our clients achieve effective resolutions to their most pressing concerns. We believe in practicality in practice.
Large law firms and boutique specialty practices each have advantages—large firms get impressive results...

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Akerman Senterfitt

Akerman Senterfitt

Washington, DC 20001
Corporate, Litigation, Real Estate, Government, Bankruptcy, L&E, IP, Healthcare, and Taxation Firm
Phone(202) 393-6222

Akerman is a leading transactions and trial law firm known for its core strengths in middle-market M&A, within the financial services and real estate industries, and for a diverse Latin America practice. With more than 550 lawyers and government affairs professionals and a network...

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Akin, Gump Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP

Akin, Gump Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP

Washington, DC 20036
Commercial Law, Environmental, Real Estate, Health Industry, Corporate
Phone(202) 887-4185

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is one of the world’s largest law firms. We have more than 800 lawyers in 14 offices.
Founded in 1945 with the guiding vision that commitment, excellence and integrity drive success, the firm focuses on building lasting and mutually beneficial...

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Andrews & Kurth LLP

Andrews & Kurth LLP

Washington, DC 20005
Corporate Lawyers and Litigation Law Firm
Phone(202) 662-2700

Andrews Kurth LLP, an international law firm with 400 lawyers, has built its multidisciplinary practice on the belief that "straight talk is good business." for more than a century. Real answers, clear vision and mutual respect permeate the firm’s success stories with clients, colleagues,...

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Arnold & Porter

Arnold & Porter

Washington, DC 20004
International Law Firm
Phone(202) 942-5000

Arnold & Porter attorneys, practicing in more than 25 distinct areas of the law, conduct business on six continents. Our global reach, experience, and deep knowledge allow us to work across geographic, cultural, technological, and ideological borders, serving clients whose business...

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Ashurst

Ashurst

Washington, DC 20006
International Law Firm
Phone(202) 912-8000

Ashurst is a leading international law firm advising corporates, financial institutions and governments. Our core businesses are in corporate, finance, dispute resolution, and the development and financing of assets in the energy, resources and infrastructure sectors.

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Baach Robinson & Lewis PLLC

Baach Robinson & Lewis PLLC

Washington, DC 20004
Litigation Law Firm
Phone(202) 833-8900

Baach Robinson & Lewis PLLC is an experienced law firm with a track-record of success to provide unexcelled service.
When leading corporations, financial institutions, insurers, and professionals face the most complex, high-stakes problems—liability claims, insolvency, insurance...

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Baker & Hostetler, LLP

Baker & Hostetler, LLP

Washington, DC 20036
Full Service Business Law Firm
Phone(202) 861-1500

Baker & Hostetler LLP was founded on the belief that we would strive to create successful, long-term relationship with clients, dedicate ourselves to the profession and be good corporate citizens in the communities where we live and work. That belief has helped us grow into one...

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Baker & McKenzie

Baker & McKenzie

Washington, DC 20006
Global Law Firm
Phone(202) 452-7000

Baker & McKenzie defined the global law firm in the 20th century, and we are redefining it to meet the challenges of the global economy in the 21st .
We bring to matters the instinctively global perspective and deep market knowledge and insights of 3,750 locally admitted...

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Baker Botts L.L.P.

Baker Botts L.L.P.

Washington, DC 20004
International Law Firm
Phone(202) 639-7700

Baker Botts is an international law firm recognized for our creative approach to the legal and business issues facing our clients. The work we do is often groundbreaking.
With approximately 750 lawyers and a worldwide network of offices, Baker Botts works with our clients on a...

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Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Washington, DC 20001
Full Service Law Firm
Phone(202) 508-3400

Baker Donelson commits to a deep understanding of a client’s business, to enable us to anticipate clients’ needs and assist in their decision making processes. Because we offer consistent, knowledgeable guidance based on their specific goals and objectives, clients view us as a valued...

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Balch & Bingham LLP

Balch & Bingham LLP

Washington, DC 20004
Diversified Law Firm
Phone(202) 347-6000

Founded in 1922, Balch & Bingham LLP is a diversified law firm with offices in Birmingham, Huntsville and Montgomery, Alabama, Washington, D.C., Gulfport and Jackson, Mississippi and Atlanta, Georgia. The firm's clients range from large national and multinational corporations...

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Bingham McCutchen LLP

Bingham McCutchen LLP

Washington, DC 20006
Corporate, Finance, Litigation, Government, Environment, Technology
Phone(202) 373-6000

Bingham McCutchen LLP has a worldwide legal practice. Our law firm is stronger than ever because we helped clients stay out in front of global change, added talent in the financial services area, and continued to invest in the quality and diversity of our workplace.

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Blank Rome LLP

Blank Rome LLP

Washington, DC 20037
Business, Corporate, Litigation, Maritime, Regulatory
Phone(202) 772-5800

Blank Rome LLP is a full-service law firm providing sophisticated legal services and counsel you need to succeed in business, solve your disputes, and secure your future. Blank Rome takes a practical, business-minded approach to public and corporate transactions, litigation, and regulatory issues.

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Bracewell & Giuliani LLP

Bracewell & Giuliani LLP

Washington, DC 20006
International Banking, Finance and Litigation Law Firm
Phone(202) 828-5800

Bracewell & Giuliani LLP is an international law firm with 470 lawyers in Texas, New York, Washington, D.C., Connecticut, Seattle, Dubai, and London. We serve Fortune 500 companies, major financial institutions, leading private investment funds, governmental entities and individuals...

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Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

Washington, DC 20036
Corporate, Litigation, Commercial, Bankruptcy, Taxation and Employment Attorneys
Phone(202) 393-7150

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is a full service law firm offering a wide variety of client services, covering more than 30 different areas of legal counsel. . The firm has more than 370 attorneys serving individuals, emerging businesses, and established regional, national and...

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Brown Rudnick LLP

Brown Rudnick LLP

Washington, DC 20005
International Law Firm
Phone(202) 536-1700

Brown Rudnick is a full-service, international law firm. From offices in the United States and Europe, our 200 attorneys practice across integrated areas of law and provide clients with a breadth and depth of expertise uniquely suited to their individual legal needs.
In 1948,...

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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, LLP

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, LLP

Washington, DC 20001
Financial Services Law Firm
Phone(202) 862-2200

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, LLP, the oldest law firm in the United States, has over 400 lawyers in its New York, Charlotte, Washington and London offices. Founded in 1792, Cadwalader continues to serve many of the world's most prestigious institutions using innovative approaches...

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