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12626 High Bluff Drive, Ste 330, San Diego, CA 92130 • Phone: (858) 623-
Encinitas Employment Lawyer Douglas Walters represents individuals in many aspects of employment law. We protect employee’s rights in many kinds of employment law disputes, and we strive to achieve workplace justice on behalf of our clients.
For over 35 years, Employment Attorney Walters has been fighting vigorously for victims of workplace sexual harassment, employee misclassification, workplace discrimination, and wage and overtime disputes. Encinitas Employment Law Lawyer Doug Walters has the skills, knowledge, and experience required to secure the maximum amount of compensation for the harms you’ve suffered.
For experienced representation in a wide range of employment law matters, please call the Law Offices of Douglas Walters at (858) 623-
Employment Attorney Douglas Walters provides each client with high quality legal services by handling all aspects of each case. We address all client communications on a timely basis, and will keep you informed as developments occur in your case. Encinitas Employment Law Lawyer Walters accepts most employment law cases on contingency. As our client, you will not pay the attorney fees unless we secure a settlement or judgment in your favor.
Encinitas Employment Lawyer Doug Walters fights vigorously for the rights of individuals who are involved in a range of employment matters. These include but are not limited to the following areas.
If you find that your age is putting you at a disadvantage at work, you may be a victim of age discrimination. The Employment Act of 1967 protects individuals aged 40 and above from harassment, layoffs, termination, denial of benefits, and other unlawful behavior. Call Employment Discrimination Lawyer Douglas Walters for more information.
Disability Discrimination Attorney Walters is experienced at representing disabled men and women who have been subjected to disability discrimination. Mentally and physically disabled individuals are protected in the workplace by the ADA, the Americans with Disabilities Act and California’s FEHA. Encinitas Employment Law Attorney and Disability Discrimination Lawyer Walters may also be able to bring legal action in matters where the employer has refused to provide appropriate accommodation for disabled employees.
Employers may purposely misclassify salaried employees in order to avoid overtime or other legally mandated benefits. Also, employment misclassification may occur when an independent contractor is purposely misclassified and disallowed employee benefits or overtime, permitting the employer to also avoid paying certain federal and state taxes. Please contact Employment Misclassification Lawyer Walters if you believe your position is misclassified.
Legal protections exist for both women and men that prevent employers from allowing workplace discrimination against individuals for specific reasons. Contact Workplace Discrimination Attorney Douglas Walters if you believe that you have been the victim of workplace discrimination, including for the following reasons.
Inappropriate sexual advances, unwelcome conduct, obscene communication and more can be considered sexual harassment. This form of gender discrimination is prohibited by law, and Encinitas Employment Lawyer and Sexual Harassment Lawyer Douglas Walters fights vigorously for clients in these situations.
If your employer has neglected to follow state and local laws regarding employee pay, you may have cause for legal action in a wage & overtime dispute. The law is clear on circumstances when overtime must be paid in relation to the hours worked each day and each week. Whether your employer is in Encinitas, or in the San Diego area, contact Employment Law Lawyer and Wage and Overtime Disputes Attorney Walters. He will zealously pursue the financial compensation that you deserve.
When an employee reports to authorities the unlawful practices of an employer, that employee is protected under whistleblower protection laws. Employers cannot retaliate, terminate, or discriminate against that employee for this reason. Whistleblower Protection Lawyer and Employment Law Attorney Walters represents whistleblower employees who are subjected to unlawful treatment at work.
Although California is an “at will” state for employees, employers who terminate an employee unlawfully can be held liable for wrongful termination. Contact Wrongful Termination Attorney and Employment Lawyer Douglas Walters if your termination included a breach of your employment contract, discriminatory actions, and other unlawful arrangements.
If a claim is wrongfully denied, or denied due to bad faith or other insurance law disputes, Encinitas Employment Law Lawyer Douglas Walters provides skilled representation and handles a wide range of matters against insurance brokers and insurance agents.
If you have sustained serious, catastrophic injuries because of another person’s intentional or negligent actions, Personal Injury Attorney Douglas Walters offers a diligent, aggressive representation for your personal injury case. In addition, the Law Offices of Douglas Walters provides compassionate legal advice and counsel for the family members of individuals involved in a fatal accident.
The Law Office of Encinitas Employment Law Attorney Doug Walters is dedicated to fighting for men and women to have the right to a fair and equitable workplace as provided under local codes and state and federal laws. We are committed to following through with each case to its final resolution.
When your rights have been compromised by unlawful workplace conduct, or when you are involved with an insurance dispute, sustained any catastrophic injuries, suffered due to the loss of a family member, or when the cause was negligence or any deliberate action of another person, complete our Encinitas Employment Attorney Case Evaluation Form. Employment Lawyer Douglas Walters will analyze information and soon contact you for your complimentary, personalized appointment.
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Law Offices of Douglas F. Walters
12626 High Bluff Drive, Suite 330
San Diego, CA 92130
Phone: (858) 623-
Fax: (858) 623-
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