Protecting Workers Rights
Mark J. Berkowitz P.A.
Ft. Lauderdale Employment Law Attorney
The practice Labor and Employment Law covers a wide variety of subject areas, including workplace discrimination, based on, for example, race, age, gender, religious or national origin discrimination; as well as, sexual harassment, wrongful discharge, retaliation, the denial of overtime compensation and the denial of disability benefits. At our office, we deal with these important issues in the private sector. In addition, our office assists city, county, state and federal employees in many different forums, such as arbitration hearings; and hearings which are held by the Public Employees Relations Commission; the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; and the Merit System Protection Board.
The subject area of Labor and Employment Law covers a wide range of legal work place issues, such as wrongful discharge; overtime compensation; the application of non-competition and employment contracts; as well as the denial of health care, disability or pension benefits. If you have lost your job or you believe that you have been denied a promotion, you may have a legal remedy, if those personnel decisions were based upon discriminatory reasons, including race, gender, national origin, disability, age or religious discrimination.
With the assistance of the law firm of Mark J. Berkowitz, P.A., in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, you can obtain the legal assistance you need in the wide and diverse subject area of labor and employment law. You will be professionally counseled on your rights as an employee in the work place and you will be provided with legal and practical options, tailored to meet your needs in a specific situation.
Attorney Mark J. Berkowitz has been practicing labor and employment law for almost twenty years. His legal work concentrates in this important area of the law and he has assisted both private sector and public sector employees, throughout the State of Florida. He applies his substantive legal knowledge as an experienced practitioner for employees, working for private companies, as well as for those employees who have been employed by the city, county, state and federal governments.
At Mark J. Berkowitz, P.A., we also represent employees and labor union members in arbitration proceedings, involving grievances under collective bargaining agreements. We represent state employees before the Public Employees Relations Commission, municipal and county employees in administrative hearings, as well as federal employees, through-out the United States, before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.