Call Us Today: 1-800-923-3456

Wrongful Termination

Experienced Wrongful Termination Lawyers

New Jersey is an “at will” employment state, meaning your employer has the right to fire you for just about every reason, whether or not there’s actual cause. Even if your boss just doesn’t like you for personal reasons, in our “at will” state, firing you likely isn’t against the law.

However, laws do exist to protect employees from wrongful termination. If you have a written or implied contract with your employer to work for a specified amount of time or achieve certain goals, you may have grounds for a wrongful termination lawsuit. Additionally, you cannot be fired for reasons that violate public policy or discriminate against a protected class.

How an Employment Attorney Can Help

You may have been a victim of unlawful or wrongful termination if you were fired for any of the following reasons:

  • Race, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, religion or another protected classification
  • Marital or family status
  • Requesting overtime, rest breaks or lunch breaks
  • Requesting an accommodation for a disability or related issue
  • Refusing to enter an unsafe workplace
  • Whistleblowing
  • Political affiliation or taking time to vote
  • Serving jury duty
  • Taking maternity leave
  • Taking medical or family leave
  • Opposing to unlawful activity
  • Refusing to sign an unlawful non-compete clause

Our wrongful termination lawyers sit down with you, listen and help decide if you have a case. We understand New Jersey law and work tirelessly for our clients.

If you believe you suffered wrongful termination, contact an experienced attorney at Garces, Grabler & LeBrocq to discuss your case. We look forward to helping you seek justice and fair compensation.

To speak with a knowledgeable employment attorney immediately, call us toll free at 800.923.3456 or contact us online to discuss your legal matter today.

We offer affordable legal services to working men and women. We provide both hourly and contingency fee payment arrangements, and offer payment plans in certain circumstances or when appropriate.

FREE CONSULTATION

  • captcha
Excellent Lawyers and paralegals. They kept me informed and updated on the progression of my case. I was pleased and will be referring others to them. Outstanding customer service.
, Jul 22, 2016
Very good i will recommend your services to other people
, Mar 2, 2017
Great service everytime.
, Aug 18, 2016
Great practice they always get the job done for a reasonable price.
, Feb 3, 2017
I can honestly state that JONATHAN is an excellant negotiator and timely attorney, whom prepares you for the worst and gets you the best.
, Jun 12, 2017
I was very impressed with the professionalism and quick turn-around time from all the participants from GGL that assisted me. I would like to especially thank my attorney Jonathan Kessous. His credentials are very notable he is one of four attorneys throughout the entire state of NJ certified by the NJ Supreme Court as a Trial Specialist in both Criminal and Municipal Court Law matters. My case was very serious and could have resulted in jail time or suspension of my license. Jonathan was able to resolve my case very favorably. I am extremely thankful for his assistance. I would also like to recognize and thank his Paralegal Jasmin Caba and his Personal Assistant Marianne Crisitello for their assistance in communicating and preparing me for my trial. They are a great team and I would highly recommend them.
, Feb 27, 2017
Great attorney , Pat Vella . Got all points dropped from my record . I owe this man 100xs over ! Thank you !
, Oct 21, 2016
Everyone in the office is exceptional and very helpful. Thank you for helping me win my case!
, Feb 17, 2017
Hi, it was a very good experience !! I appreciate all the things the Lawyer did for me, he won the case, thank you so much again, I am 100% satisfied!
, Mar 29, 2017
very satisfied with the outcome. You did a very good job
, Dec 26, 2016
Very good
, May 21, 2016
The BEST I WILL RECOMMEND
, Aug 3, 2016
Jonathan A Kessous did an outstanding job in handling my case. He was able to get the most serious charge and several other charges against me dropped and my fine greatly reduced. I was most impressed with his professionalism.competence and the timely manner in which he responded to all my questions and concerns. This demonstrated to me that I was a priority and not just a client!
, Jun 13, 2016
Outstanding service very professional attorneys thumbs up all the way
, Feb 4, 2017
The best lawyers and Their excellent assistants
, Jun 14, 2016
MaryanN and Jasmine both very helpful and professional. Jonathan Kessous very professional. Would recommend the firm.
, Aug 5, 2016
Thanks for helping and you have the best service
, Jul 26, 2016
Very helpful in getting speeding ticket points reduced.
, Jun 15, 2016
Very please with law firm
, Apr 2, 2017
Very professional and know what they're doing which is hard to find nowadays. Arlindo Araujo was very clear, precise, and on point!!!
, Jul 20, 2016
Thank you very much for all your help and great service!
, Mar 22, 2017
Great expletive with Esq Arindo. He is practical, honest, and thorough. I really appreciate his help.
, Jun 16, 2016
The representation this firm did to me was above and beyond what I expected to receive. Especially Mr. Grabler who was extremely professionals. I was very proud to have him as my lawyer. For this reason I recommend this firm to everybody.
, Jul 19, 2016
I found my attorney, Mr. Kessous, to be highly professional, knowledgeable, friendly and effective. He was highly responsive to my questions and concerns and easy to work with, and achieved the desired settlement for me in regard to my traffic ticket. If I were in the same situation all over again, I would choose to work with him without hesitation, and expect that if I were to face a similar situation in the foreseeable future, I would contact him. I would also provide his name with the highest recommendation to others in the area for such problems. (I also found his assistant, Gabriela Vargas, to be quite responsive and helpful as well.) Thanks again for all of your help!
, Jan 25, 2017
Gracias x hacer todo lo posible dios los bendiga
, Aug 3, 2016
I had the good fortune of Mr. Pasquale Vella representing in a matter that I had deemed a bleak one, with no positive outcome in sight. Vella assured me that he would work hard to get me the best results possible, and that is exactly what he did. He worked tirelessly making sure he covered all possible angles, and in the end I was extremely pleased with his services. Vella proved to be diligent, aggressive in yielding results, and very professional, all while maintaining a communicative yet good natured rapport with me as his client. I would most certainly use his services again in the future as well as highly recommend him to anyone in need of a great criminal defense attorney.
, Nov 9, 2016
Yo estoy muy satisfecha con su servicio gracias abogados de G G. Lo volviera a contratar todas lss veces k los nesecite por su rapides y su eficiencia. Son muy dedicados a sis clientes Gracias
, Jun 19, 2017
Todo muy bien
, Jul 21, 2016
Thank you very much you guys were helpful compassionate in my situation I really appreciate the ladys in Perth Amboy are very nice I recently send it a friend and she has the same opinion.
, May 24, 2016
A well-prepared staff who handled everything we asked. Made us feel welcome and handled everything professionally.
, Jun 13, 2016