New York City Gender Discrimination Lawyers
Combating Gender Bias In The Workplace
Gender discrimination is one of the oldest and most prevalent forms of workplace discrimination. It is often subtle, but its impact is very serious. Women and men can both fall victim to gender discrimination at work, but women are subjected to it more often. If it has happened to you, the advice of an experienced lawyer can help you make sense of your options.
At Khan & Yau, PC, our New York City gender discrimination attorneys represent men and women who have experienced discrimination in the workplace. We understand that you may be hesitant to report sexual harassment or other forms of discrimination for fear of losing your job or other types of retaliation. You should know that federal and state law give strong protections to employees who assert their rights. Our law firm can help you understand what can be done in your specific situation.
Handling A Wide Variety Of Gender Discrimination Cases In New York City
The attorneys at Khan & Yau, PC, represent employees in a variety of gender and sex discrimination cases, including:
- Unequal treatment between men and women in hiring decisions, promotions, salaries or benefits. These may be violations of the Equal Pay Act.
- Demotion or layoff after pregnancy leave, in violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
- Termination, demotion or other adverse actions after complaining about gender bias or sexual harassment
Employment discrimination of any type should not be tolerated in New York workplaces. In handling gender discrimination claims, we often work with human resources professionals, statisticians and other experts who can help make your case a strong one. We represent clients from many different job backgrounds, in both the public and private sectors.
Contact Our New York Sex Discrimination Attorneys
To schedule a consultation, contact us via e-mail or call us at 212-401-6298. Appointments are available weekdays between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., and evenings by request. We maintain an office at 48th and Madison Avenue in New York City, near Grand Central Station. We also have offices in White Plains and Queens.
We speak Mandarin Chinese, Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi.