Sexual Harassment Lawyers in New York, NY
Sexual harassment has no place in your life. It is 100% illegal and we are here to help you. Furthermore, since we take our cases on a contingency fee, there is absolutely no fee unless we recover. Call Derek Smith, PLLC or one of our attorneys now at 1-877-4NYLAWS (1-877-469-5297) for a completely free consultation.
Derek T. Smith has been practicing sexual harassment law in New York since 1995. He is highly experienced in all aspects of sexual harassment law and has resolved literally thousands of cases over the years. Derek Smith was further named by Super Lawyers to be one of the top 5% of all lawyers in all of New York. He is well known and respected in the employment law community.
We will listen to your facts, and if we feel there is a case, will ask you to come in to meet with Derek T. Smith or one of our other sexual harassment attorneys. Your case may involve a single incident of sexual harassment such as an offensive joke or it may be more severe with multiple instances of sexual harassment, offensive comments or touching or even forced, non-consensual sex (rape). Regardless of the type of sexual harassment, all behaviors have something in common: they are unwanted and unwelcome and illegal. Luckily, the victims of sexual harassment do not have to suffer. If you or someone you know has been hurt by a sexual offender in New York, turn to leading sexual harassment lawyer Derek Smith for assistance right away.
Derek Smith understands that any form of sexual harassment is in direct violation of your rights. It is against the law to discriminate against another person due to their gender or even sexual orientation. Furthermore, when a person complains about sexual harassment, the employer is prohibited from retaliating against the employee. The Derek Smith Law Group, PLLC wields an arsenal of experience, knowledge and determination to ensure your rights are protected. As a top NY sexual harassment attorney, Mr. Smith works to put an end to the unwanted behaviors once and for all and ensure that you receive the most you deserve for your case.
Sexual Harassers need to be punished and at the same time, you need to be compensated for your emotional distress and economic losses.
New York has some of the best employment laws in the world protecting victims from sexual harassment. The sexual harassment lawyers at the Derek Smith Law Group, PLLC, will do whatever it takes to make sure those laws protect you so your case can end with the best possible outcome. With the Derek T. Smith Law Group, P.C. fighting for your rights, you can rest assured your case will be handled properly and with the attention you deserve.
In sexual harassment cases, Derek T. Smith likes to first attempt a resolution of your case in a private and confidential setting. Hopefully, such a strategy will achieve an excellent outcome for your case and can often result in the added bonus of your former employer agreeing not to speak ill of you in case a prospective employer contacts them. Alternatively, if the employer is not reasonable in their settlement negotiations, we will recommend moving forward with litigation. Whether it is in Negotiations, Mediation, Arbitration, Litigation or Trial, Derek T. Smith and his firm are highly experienced advocates for your case, constantly striving to make sure you are properly compensated. Call Derek T. Smith or one of our attorneys now at 1-877-4NYLAWS (1-877-469-5297) for a completely free consultation.
The longer you wait to seek legal help, the worse it may be for your case. Memories fade, time limits expire, evidence is destroyed. Make sure to call as soon as possible. We want to give you the best chance at recovery. Although some victims may be afraid to come forward, doing nothing almost guarantees that the harasser will continue and not be brought to justice and you may lose out on well deserved compensation. I understand it is sometimes hard to stand up for your rights in these situations. As the unfortunate victim of sexual harassment, you need to stand up for yourself. We have seen it happen over and over again: The look of new found courage and strength when one of our sexual harassment clients fights back against their harasser and teaches that person a lesson. Call The Derek Smith Law Group, PLLC right away. Call for your free initial consultation today 1-877-4NYLAWS (1-877-469-5297) and be on your way to protecting your rights.