St. Louis Business Lawyers Defending Employers

Have you been accused of discrimination or unjust termination of an employee? It is important that your business retains our legal representatives to help protect your interests in the face of such an accusation. Even if you see an employment decision as perfectly legal and justifiable, someone can still put forward a discrimination claim. At the Law Offices of Christopher Bent, LLC, our St. Louis employer defense attorneys have significant experience handling both state and federal labor and employment law matters.

Contact the Law Offices of Christopher Bent, LLC for ethical, honest , and tenacious representation!

Our team has 16 years of experience, and we have handled nearly 1,000 cases. We understand the intricacies of federal and state employment-related regulations. Our experience encompasses all stages of litigation, including mediation, discovery, and dispositive motion practice.

During our legal careers, we have represented management, owners, presidents and other executives in cases before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Missouri Commission on Human Rights.

We represent clients who have been accused of discrimination and retaliatory behavior on the basis of factors such as:

  • Age
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Gender
  • Pregnancy
  • Whistleblowing
  • Wrongful termination
  • Wage and hour claims
  • Family and Medical Leave Act concerns

Want to protect yourself against future claims?

We help employers take proactive initiative and mitigate the potential risk of discrimination claims in the future. Our attorneys carry a sophisticated knowledge of contract law, and we can work with businesses to help them avoid such claims through the creation of company severance agreements, labor agreements, personnel handbooks, and employee policies. While there is no way to completely prevent future disputes, standardization and policy implementation can help minimize your business' exposure to discrimination claims.

Let us assess your case

For more information on how our St. Louis employer defense lawyers at the Law Offices of Christopher Bent, LLC may be able to help, please complete our firm's online consultation request form to receive a case evaluation . Contact us today!