Massachusetts Severance Lawyers
How to Calculate Severance in Massachusetts
When you are presented with a Massachusetts 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 MA 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 Massachusetts severance documents to protect your rights while ensuring the best benefit to you.
Easy 4 Step Process for Severance Help in Massachusetts
Email or fax your agreement to email@example.com.
Our Massachusetts 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.
Our Massachusetts attorneys will conduct a thorough review of the agreement and discuss everything about the severance agreement with you and answer any of your questions.
Our Massachusetts 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.
Jonathan W. Lent is an experienced Boston Severance Lawyer, and is licensed to practice before the state and federal courts of Massachusetts. Jonathan is the owner of The Law Offices of Jonathan W. Lent and has represented clients in a variety of employment related matters, including severance disputes, wrongful termination, and non-compete cases. Jonathan has represented clients at arbitration and mediation, before the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, and has appeared pro hac vice in numerous courts throughout the United States.
Prior to his current role, Jonathan worked for more than a decade at large, nationally recognized Boston law firms where he gained extensive experience in all phases of litigation, risk assessment, and settlement negotiations. Jonathan also has appeared before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.
Jonathan graduated from Hamilton College, and earned his law degree from Northeastern University School of Law. While at Northeastern, Jonathan worked as a judicial intern for the Honorable Barbara A. Lenk, Associate Justice of the Massachusetts Appeals Court (now Associate Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court).
Jonathan holds a strong commitment to the exercise of the highest ethical and professional standards. He also believes in the importance of pro bono work. Included among his pro bono accomplishments is a victory before the Boston Immigration Court where he obtained political asylum on behalf of his client.
Please contact Jonathan at 800-399-5851 to begin your severance review or to cover any questions you may have regarding your severance agreement.
Massachusetts Severance Review & Negotiation
When you are presented with a severance agreement from your Massachusetts employer, it can be confusing to know what, exactly, they are asking you to sign. It is a good idea to have any Massachusetts severance agreement reviewed by an experienced Massachusetts employment attorney before agreeing to it without requesting changes. Our Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts attorneys experience and skill will allow you to understand your Massachusetts severance agreement completely and give you the peace of mind that you are receiving everything that you can in severance.
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