Albany Employment Law Attorney

Navigating and understanding the numerous laws and regulations that control employment relationships can be difficult for both employers and employees. At Powhida Stern, PLLC, we strive to assist employers and businesses navigate these issues to ensure compliance with the constantly evolving environment. We strive to assist business owners in meeting their business needs in connection with all aspects of labor and employment law and provide the best tools and assistance to ensure that our clients are ready and capable to navigate the complex issues in managing the employment relationship

We assist employers in crafting policies and procedures as well as analyzing their existing employment practices and policies, and provide assistance to establish new guidelines to meet ever-changing business requirements. By generating policies for recruiting, hiring, training, compensating, developing, retaining personnel, discrimination as well as harassment we provide our clients with the best tools to minimize risk and expenses while also retaining employees.

When disputes in the employment relationship do arise, Powhida Stern is also prepared to provide both employers and employees with the representation they need to achieve the best possible outcome. The attorneys at Powhida Stern, PLLC have represented both sides of complex employment law matters, and have experience before the New York State Division of Human Rights, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, as well as state and federal courts.

Powhida Stern, PLLC combines experience and knowledge to represent employers and employees in connection with a wide range of cases, such as:

  • Discrimination allegations
  • Sexual harassment
  • Retaliation,
  • Whistleblower cases
  • Labor-related issues
  • Enforcement of non-competition agreements,
  • Wage and hour claims;
  • Disability claims
  • Defamation,
  • Other related employment tort issues

Compassionate, Detail-Driven And Results-Oriented Legal Representation

Recognizing that the smallest details can make a difference between success and failure, the attorneys at Powhida Stern PLLC are thorough in their information gathering. This detail-oriented approach helps build fact-based legal claims on behalf of employers and employees.

Powhida Stern, PLLC tailors strategies with the goal of securing the best possible outcome. In some cases, alternative forms of dispute resolution can save time and money. Other disputes can only be resolved by a skilled and experienced litigator who is ready and willing to try cases in court.

To schedule a meeting in the firm's Albany office, call 518-417-2995 or toll free 800-638-8596. You can also fill out the firm's email contact form. The law office also provides payment alternatives, including credit cards and installment plans. Also, for those clients who speak Mandarin Chinese or Japanese, the firm has an onsite translator.