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    Many employers retaliate against their employees for opposing unlawful employment practices. In 2020 alone, American employees filed 37,632 retaliation complaints with the EEOC. If your employer is retaliating against you, it’s only a matter of time before they fire you. Therefore, you should contact an Atlanta workplace retaliation lawyer ASAP.

    Our Atlanta employment dispute lawyers have helped workplace retaliation victims for decades. We’ll evaluate your potential claims. Then we’ll create a strategy to accomplish your goals. For instance, we can help you negotiate a severance package. We can also sue your employer if they won’t negotiate with us.

    Call us today at (404) 939-9470. Also you may fill-out our online contact form to schedule a free case review with an Atlanta workplace retaliation lawyer.

    How Do I Protect Myself From Workplace Retaliation?

    In order to protect yourself from workplace retaliation, you typically must have opposed workplace discrimination. You can do that by filing an EEOC complaint. Also, you can submit a complaint to your human resources department. You’re also protected from retaliation if you made a request for a disability accommodation. Additionally, you’re protected if you made an FMLA leave request.

    Common Types of Workplace Retaliation

    Workplace retaliation typically includes one or more of the following adverse actions:

    • A demotion, suspension, unfavorable job re-assignment, or job termination.
    • An unfair performance evaluation.
    • Subtle harassment, such as delayed responses to your e-mails, failing to timely approve leave requests and expense reimbursement requests, denying you the opportunity to attend job advancement opportunities, or failing to include you in team meetings.

    Our Atlanta Workplace Retaliation Lawyers Can Help You

    If your employer is retaliating against you because you engaged in protected activities, we urge you to contact Graham Scofield Injury Lawyers. Our attorneys will help you win justice. We can also help you recover the following compensation:

    • Lost back pay: back pay covers any wages, salary, or benefits that you lost.
    • Lost front pay: You can recover front pay if your employer’s harassment harmed your career prospects.
    • Emotional distress damages: we can help you recover compensation for your pain and suffering.

    Additionally, attorneys’ fees and costs are usually recoverable.

    Call us today at (404) 939-9470. Also you may fill-out our online contact form to schedule a free case review with an Atlanta workplace retaliation lawyer.

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