Top Virginia Beach, VA Gender Discrimination Lawyers Near You

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    Jackson Lewis P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

  • O'Hagan Meyer, PLLC

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Virginia Beach, VA

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Virginia Beach, VA

  • Pender & Coward, P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

  • Pender & Coward, P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

  • Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

  • Pender & Coward, P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Virginia Beach, VA

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Virginia Beach, VA

  • Furniss, Davis, Rashkind and Saunders, P.C.

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

    Gender Discrimination Lawyers | Serving Virginia Beach, VA

Virginia Beach 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 Virginia Beach sex discrimination attorney so he or she can advise you on your rights and the steps you can take to protect them.

How an Attorney Can Help

An attorney can often resolve your particular legal issue faster and better than trying to do it alone. A lawyer can help you navigate the legal system, while avoiding costly mistakes or procedural errors. You should seek out an attorney whose practice focuses on the area of law most relevant to your issue.

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.

Tips on Hiring an Experienced Lawyer with Gender Discrimination Cases

The more experienced a lawyer is in legal practice, the more likely he/she will be able to bring about a successful resolution to your issue. Since experience matters, lawyers who’ve been practicing law for many years (with a successful track record) tend to be in high demand. You should look for information about a lawyer’s experience and ask questions during the initial meeting. It’s a very good idea to ask the lawyer how many years he/she has been practicing law and the expected outcome of your case.

Common legal terms explained

Personal jurisdiction – Requirement that a particular court have authority over a person, in order to bind that person to the judgment of the court, based on minimum contacts. International Shoe Co v. Washington is a landmark Supreme Court case outlining the scope of a state court’s reach in personal jurisdiction.

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