Top Cook County, IL Gender Discrimination Lawyers Near You

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    FisherBroyles, LLP

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    SmithAmundsen LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    SmithAmundsen LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    Kelley Kronenberg

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    The Cochran Firm Chicago

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    Jackson Lewis P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    SmithAmundsen LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    Cogan & Power, P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    SmithAmundsen LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    Romanucci & Blandin LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    DiCello Levitt Gutzler LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    SmithAmundsen LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    FisherBroyles, LLP

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    Littler Mendelson, P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

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    SmithAmundsen LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

  • Elissa J. Hobfoll P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

  • Law Office of Julie O. Herrera

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

  • Hallock Law

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

  • Taxman, Pollock, Murray & Bekkerman, LLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

  • Bradley Riley Jacobs PC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

  • Barney & Karamanis, LLP

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

  • Erickson & Oppenheimer Ltd

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Cook County, IL

Cook County Gender Discrimination Information

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Sex Discrimination in the Workplace

Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex in employment. Men as well as women can be targets of sex discrimination. You have a right to be treated fairly in all aspects of your employment, including job assignment, promotion, discipline, training, testing, layoff, and benefits.

Sex Discrimination Legal Help

If you have been treated unfairly in the workplace and you believe it is based on your gender, you don’t have to accept the situation. Talk with a Cook County sex discrimination attorney so he or she can advise you on your rights and the steps you can take to protect them.

When to Hire a Lawyer

It is in your best interest to get legal help early on in addressing your situation. There are times when hiring a lawyer quickly is critical to your case, such as if you are charged with a crime. It may also be in your best interest to have a lawyer review the fine print before signing legal documents. A lawyer can also help you get the compensation you deserve if you’ve suffered a serious injury. For issues where money or property is at stake, having a lawyer guide you through the complexities of the legal system can save you time, hassle, and possibly a lot of grief in the long run.

The Importance of a Good Consultation

The goal of an initial consultation is to find an attorney you are comfortable working with and someone who can help you understand your options under the law. Seek to understand the relevant legal experience the attorney brings to your case. While it is not realistic to expect an attorney to resolve your legal issue during an initial consultation, you should gain a level of comfort with his/her ability to do so. A good consultation can clarify issues, raise pertinent questions and considerations for your case, and help you make an informed decision towards resolving your legal issue.

Does firm size matter?

For most consumer legal issues, the size of the practice is much less important than the experience, competence, and reputation of the attorney(s) handling your case. Among the most important factors when choosing an attorney are your comfort level with the attorney or practice and the attorney’s track record in bringing about quick, successful resolutions to cases similar to yours.

Common legal terms explained

Pro se – This Latin term refers to representing yourself in court instead of hiring professional legal counsel. Pro se representation can occur in either criminal or civil cases.

Statute – Refers to a law created by a legislative body. For example, the laws enacted by Congress are statutes.

Subject matter jurisdiction – Requirement that a particular court have authority to hear the claim based on the specific type of issue brought to the court. For example, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court only has subject matter jurisdiction over bankruptcy filings, therefore it does not have the authority to render binding judgment over other types of cases, such as divorce.

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