With employment laws becoming increasingly complex, avoiding mistakes and costly litigation is crucial for businesses. At Williams Kilpatrick, PLLC in Lexington, Kentucky, we specialize in helping businesses of all sizes navigate these intricate laws efficiently, allowing them to focus on their core operations.
Experience in Comprehensive Employment Disputes
Our skilled lawyers handle a diverse range of defense employment matters, covering every stage from pre-hire to termination. Our top priority is preventing litigation through effective human resource counseling. We provide guidance on various employment issues, including:
- Hiring: We offer valuable insights into the hiring process, ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
- Employment Contracts and Handbooks: Our attorneys assist in drafting and reviewing employment contracts and employee handbooks, establishing clear guidelines and protecting your business's interests.
- Attendance, Wage, and Hour Policies: We help you develop policies related to attendance, wage, and hour compliance, ensuring fair and lawful practices.
- Performance Reviews: Our expertise extends to providing guidance on conducting performance reviews effectively, promoting a productive work environment.
- Workplace Injuries and Safety Investigations: We assist businesses in handling workplace injuries and conducting thorough safety investigations to ensure compliance with safety regulations.
- Discrimination and Sexual Harassment Claims: We provide comprehensive advice on compliance with discrimination and sexual harassment laws, including the Family and Medical Leave Act, Americans with Disabilities Act, and Kentucky Civil Rights Act.
- Termination and Severance Negotiation: Our attorneys offer strategic counsel during termination and severance negotiations, safeguarding your business's reputation and interests.
Employing Alternative Dispute Resolution Techniques
We have extensive experience in utilizing alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation and arbitration. Our goal is to find efficient and effective solutions to employment disputes, minimizing the need for litigation.
In cases that require litigation, our attorneys possess the knowledge and experience to represent your interests before federal and state courts and agencies. We have successfully handled matters before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission, and the Kentucky Mine Safety Review Commission.
Ensure compliance with complex employment laws and protect your business with the assistance of our dedicated employment law attorneys in Lexington, Kentucky. At Williams Kilpatrick, PLLC, we provide cost-effective solutions, sound counsel, and skilled representation. Trust our experienced team to handle your employment disputes and advocate for your business's success. Contact us today for reliable legal support.
3151 Beaumont Centre Circle, Suite 375, Lexington, KY 40513