Labor & Employment
There are more than 6.8 million employer firms in the United States—and our client is the most important. With experience in-house and as outside counsel, the attorneys at Swansburg & Smith, PLLC, have a long track record of success providing guidance to, and representing, employers across multiple venues. Additionally, having worked as government regulators in the labor and employment sector, we have a unique perspective to bring value to their business.
In the area of labor and employment, our services include:
Wage-and-hour claims and appeals
Occupational safety and health claims and appeals
Workers’ compensation compliance and appeals
Unemployment insurance claims and appeals
Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) advice and litigation
Unlawful discrimination (Title VII, Kentucky Civil Rights Act, ADEA, etc.)
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) advice and litigation
Employment contract drafting and review
Severance agreement drafting and review
Employee handbook / policies drafting and review
Restrictive covenants and non-compete clause advice and litigation
And because we have sat on the client’s side of the table, we understand that many of these services can, and should, be provided at a flat rate that clients know and agree to before we write the first word. We want our clients to focus on the process of making their products or providing their services to consumers. Our job is to help them deal with the “H” part of HR.