Even though the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) prohibits employers from discriminating against employees because of their disability or perceived disability, some employers fail to meet the requirements laid out under the law. In some cases, employers have even ignored and blatantly violated this important law, which has resulted in individuals being denied employment, employees being passed over for promotion, wrongful termination and inadequate accommodations.
Employees with disabilities are just as capable of performing their job as an able-bodied person, provided an employer accommodates accordingly for their needs. Unfortunately, many employers see disabilities and the act of accommodating for disabilities as a burden — one they do not want to support. As a result, employers may engage in discriminatory activity and fail to uphold the standards set by employment law regulations.
An Effective Litigator To Uphold Your Rights In Disability Discrimination Claims
At Gallup Auerbach, with offices conveniently located in Hollywood and Boca Raton, Florida, we work with employees throughout South Florida who need their rights and their jobs protected, particularly in cases of disability discrimination, ADA complaints and FMLA violations. Attorneys Dana M. Gallup and Jacob K. Auerbach have more than 30 years of combined experience handling employment law matters, and they have devoted their entire careers to this particular area of law.
The attorneys’ intimate understanding of both employee representation and employer-side concerns has helped them achieve notable results in particularly challenging cases. They can anticipate the issues that lie ahead to develop more persuasive and compelling arguments on your behalf in settlement negotiations and in courtroom proceedings.
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If you are an employee who believes you were the victim of discrimination, fill out the case evaluation (how can we help you?) form on the left side of this page.
We will contact you and provide more information about how Gallup Auerbach can help. We help people in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties and throughout the State of Florida.