Types of Workers
Our attorneys fight for workers’ rights
Different laws apply to different kinds of workers in West Virginia. That’s why it’s important to have someone on your side who understands how the system works if you believe you have an employment law case against your employer.
Not sure which laws apply to you? Talk to an experienced West Virginia employment law attorney. Contact Klie Law Offices today. Our knowledgeable lawyers can walk you through all your available legal options, then help you decide which one’s right for you.
Don’t underestimate the complexity of your case. Often, employment law cases can be very challenging. And if you don’t take strong legal action immediately, you could jeopardize the outcome of your case. Contact us and schedule your free case evaluation today.
Common types of workers
In most cases, workers in West Virginia fall into three major categories. These include:
Depending on which type of employee you are, different state and federal labor laws and regulations apply to your job, including rules involving overtime pay, paid leave and many other circumstances. Whatever type of issue you’re dealing with, our legal team can help you.
Why you need a lawyer
You might think you can handle your complaint against your employer on your own. But the reality is your company will likely have an entire team of attorneys defending its best interests. And even if they seem cooperative, they’re likely doing everything they can to make sure they win their case, even if that means paying you less or terminating your employment altogether.
We realize how high the stakes are in such cases. That’s why we want to meet with you as soon as possible to discuss the details of your case. We’re familiar with all the state and federal labor laws that apply to such cases, from the FMLA to rules and regulations involving right-to-work and at-will employment.
Depending on the circumstances of your case, we may deal directly with your employer on your behalf, or we may file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Labor or another appropriate state or federal agency. We may also file a lawsuit on your behalf against your company if we believe that’s the best approach for resolving your case.
Many options exist. And we can explore all of them with you. Find out how we can help you. Schedule your free consultation with us today.