Illinois Severance Lawyers

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How to Calculate Severance in Illinois

When you are presented with a Illinois Severance Agreement from your employer, it can be confusing to know what, exactly, they are asking you to sign.  It is a good idea to have any IL severance agreement reviewed by an experienced employment attorney before agreeing to it without requesting changes. Our severance lawyers are skilled attorneys with years of experience in severance agreements.  They can help review and negotiate your Illinois severance documents to protect your rights while ensuring the best benefit to you.

Easy 4 Step Process for Severance Help in Illinois

Step 1.
Email or fax your agreement to info@severance-lawyers.com.

Step 2.
Our Illinois attorneys will call you to schedule a date and time for the meeting (either in person or by telephone). All meetings can be scheduled within 24 hours.

Step 3.
Our Illinois attorneys will conduct a thorough review of the agreement and discuss everything about the severance agreement with you and answer any of your questions.

Step 4.
Our Illinois attorneys will send you a detailed email regarding any changes, revisions or other items that should be addressed with your previous employer. You will then have the option to either negotiate with your employer directly on your own behalf or you can retain us to negotiate for you and try to improve the terms and amount of severance pay.

IMG_9625-199x300David Fish | Illinois Severance Lawyer

David Fish is an Illinois Severance Lawyer who reviews and negotiates severance agreements for employees throughout Illinois.     A severance agreement/separation agreement is a contract between an employer and an employee who has been terminated or laid off in which the employer typically agrees to pay the outgoing employee money and/or benefits and the employee usually agrees to give up his or her legal rights to sue the employer for any legal claims. Under Illinois law, businesses are generally not required to provide severance to employees that are terminated or laid off. Despite this, many businesses have implemented severance agreements that award employees for their length of service while securing a release of claims from an employee. Read more….

 

Cynthia Pietrucha | Chicago Severance Lawyer

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Cynthia Pietrucha, a Chicagoland native, is an experienced Chicago Severance Lawyer and has been successful negotiating severance agreements for all levels of employees and focuses her practice on helping employees to a fair and just workplace.  She advises employees in a variety of matters including severance agreements and separation agreement negotiations, employment discrimination, disability claims, unpaid wages, excessive work hours, violations of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), entertainment contracts and retaliatory termination. Read more…

Illinois Severance Review & Negotiation

When you are presented with a severance agreement from your Illinois employer, it can be confusing to know what, exactly, they are asking you to sign.  It is a good idea to have any Illinois severance agreement reviewed by an experienced Illinois employment attorney before agreeing to it without requesting changes. Our Illinois severance lawyers are skilled attorneys with years of experience in severance agreements.  They can help review and negotiate your severance documents to protect your rights while ensuring the best benefit to you. We have received several awards and accolades from our peers and have been included in several lists as some of the best employment lawyers. Since 2006, our lawyers have been included in the Super Lawyers List for Employment Law and Super Lawyers Rising Stars for Employment Law. We were named as an Employment Law Firm of the Year by Corporate Intl Magazine for 2010 and 2012, named AI Business Team Excellence Award for 2015 Employment Attorney of the Year in New Jersey and been included in the Top 40 under 40 Lawyers listing. Our Illinois attorneys experience and skill will allow you to understand your Illinois severance agreement completely and give you the peace of mind that you are receiving everything that you can in severance.

Our Illinois Severance Attorneys at Castronovo & McKinney serve the following communities:

  • Adams County
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  • Bond County
  • Boone County
  • Brown County
  • Bureau County
  • Calhoun County
  • Carroll County
  • Cass County
  • Champaign County
  • Christian County
  • Clark County
  • Clay County
  • Clinton County
  • Coles County
  • Cook County
  • Crawford County
  • Cumberland County
  • DeKalb County
  • De Witt County
  • Douglas County
  • DuPage County
  • Edgar County
  • Edwards County
  • Effingham County
  • Fayette County
  • Ford County
  • Franklin County
  • Fulton County
  • Gallatin County
  • Greene County
  • Grundy County
  • Hamilton County
  • Hancock County
  • Hardin County
  • Henderson County
  • Henry County
  • Iroquois County
  • Jackson County
  • Jasper County
  • Jefferson County
  • Jersey County
  • Jo Daviess County
  • Johnson County
  • Kane County
  • Kankakee County
  • Kendall County
  • Knox County
  • Lake County
  • La Salle County
  • Lawrence County
  • Lee County
  • Livingston County
  • Logan County
  • McDonough County
  • McHenry County
  • McLean County
  • Macon County
  • Macoupin County
  • Madison County
  • Marion County
  • Marshall County
  • Mason County
  • Massac County
  • Menard County
  • Mercer County
  • Monroe County
  • Montgomery County
  • Morgan County
  • Moultrie County
  • Ogle County
  • Peoria County
  • Perry County
  • Piatt County
  • Pike County
  • Pope County
  • Pulaski County
  • Putnam County
  • Randolph County
  • Richland County
  • Rock Island County
  • St. Clair County
  • Saline County
  • Sangamon County
  • Schuyler County
  • Scott County
  • Shelby County
  • Stark County
  • Stephenson County
  • Tazewell County
  • Union County
  • Vermilion County
  • Wabash County
  • Warren County
  • Washington County
  • Wayne County
  • White County
  • Whiteside County
  • Will County
  • Williamson County
  • Winnebago County
  • Woodford County
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