Federal and state wage and hour laws establish the amount of hours an employee can work per day and what the rate of pay is for overtime or working on weekends or holidays.
They also address training and youth wages, employee classifications, tips as part of wages, wages paid in goods, and a host of other related topics.
If you’re working overtime and not getting paid, you are not receiving timely paychecks, you believe your employee type is misclassified, or you’re being deprived of certain benefits, you’ll find help with Super Lawyers.
Super Lawyers offers a free, comprehensive directory of attorneys who specialize in wage and hour laws, and who are also noted for their professional achievements.
Attorneys who specialize in wage and hour laws help employees get the proper classification, the compensation, and treatment they deserve under the law.
Employment classification, such as contractor versus full time regular, has implications for taxes, overtime pay, and benefits.
Wage and hour attorneys will ensure you’re classified accurately.
If you’re receiving irregular paychecks, don’t get enough breaks for rest or meals, your lawyer will rectify that, too.
Use Super Lawyers to find a wage and hour law attorney to assist with your case.
Through the Super Lawyers directory, we index attorneys who practice quality and excellence in their work. It is easy to browse wage & hour laws attorney listings in your immediate area, search for a specific individual referred by a friend, or start narrowing your search by practice area.
When you find attorneys who interest you, spend time and explore their profiles. There you will find the wage & hour laws attorney's contact, education, and biographical information to supplement your research. Where possible, our profiles will also include links to the wage & hour laws lawyer's personal biography, firm website, and other relevant information to consider.
Are you ready to take action? The contact form on an attorney’s profile makes it easy to connect with a lawyer serving Northbrook, Illinois, and seek legal advice.
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