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Whether you are an employer, employee, or independent contractor, Our Chicago employment attorneys​ will protect your rights. Whether you're an employer, employee, or independent contractor, we have experience in all areas of employment and labor related matters including drafting and reviewing contracts,dispute resolution, HR manuals and company best practices.

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The purpose of a free consultation is to determine whether our firm is a good fit for your legal needs. Although we often discuss expected results and costs, our attorneys do not give legal advice unless and until you choose to retain us. Although most consultations are complimentary, some may carry a charge depending on the type of matter and meeting location.

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O'Flaherty Law of Chicago

10 South Riverside Plaza Ste. 1925A Chicago, Illinois 60606
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See below for our other locations. If our office locations are not convenient for you, we are happy to speak with you by phone.  ​​​

Hours: 
9 am - 5 pm, Mon-Fri

Our  Office Locations: 

Downers Grove Attorneys, Downers Grove Attorney

Downers Grove

5002 Main St, Ste. 201 Downers Grove, IL 60515

Naperville Attorney, Naperville Attorneys

Naperville

105 Jackson Avenue, Ste. 4b Naperville, IL 60540

Elmhurst Lawyer, Elmhurst Lawyers

Elmhurst

​110 E. Schiller Street, Ste. 220B ​Elmhurst, IL 60126

Lake in the Hills Attorneys, Lake in the Hills Attorney

Lake in the Hills

8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107, ​Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

Tinley Park Attorney, Tinley Park Attorneys

Tinley Park

​16557 Oak Park Avenue, Ste. B, Tinley Park, IL 60477

Chicago Attorney, Chicago Attorneys

Chicago

10 South Riverside Plaza Ste. 1925A Chicago, Illinois 60606

St. Charles Attorneys, St. Charles Lawyers

St. Charles

210 S Fifth St, Ste. 107B, St. Charles, IL 60174

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Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

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ChicagoEmployment Contracts & Independent Contractor Agreements

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In this video, Chicago employment attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the differences between Illinois employment agreements and independent contractor agreements.

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In this article, our Chicago employment examine and discuss the importance of creating thorough employment contracts and independent contractor agreements. These are key clauses that protect business owners:

  • Non-Compete Clauses
  • Non-Solicitation Clauses
  • Trade Secret/Confidentiality Clauses
  • Non-Disparagement Clauses

Our Chicago labor attorneys create solid employment contracts and contractor agreements that willprotect your company's interests and limit your exposure to liability.

Read the full article by our Chicago employment attorneys regarding employment contracts & independent contractor agreements in Chicago. 

The Penalties For An Chicago Employer Failing To Pay An Employee

In this video, Chicago labor law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains qualities you should look for in your employment lawyer.

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In this article, our Chicago labor lawyers explain an employer's duty to pay the full wages owed to a terminated employee during the next payroll cycle.  If wages are withheld, the company will owe not only the withheld wages, but also attorney fees and a penalty of 2% per month for every month wages have been withheld.

Read the full article by our Chicago employment attorneys regarding the penalties for employers withholding pay from Chicago employees. 

Do Chicago Employees Have Rights To Access Their Personnel Files?

In this video, Chicago employment lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains common situations in which employers should contact an attorney.

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In this article, our Chicago employment lawyers explain employees' rights to access to see their personnel files. By law, employees can typically access their employment records twice a year while employed and for up to a year once terminated, though there is no law in Illinois requiring an employer to create personnel files for employees so an employee is only entitled to review records to the extent that they exist.  

Read the full article by our Chicago employment attorneys regarding employees' rights to review their Chicago personnel records. 

Our Chicago employment lawyers are happy to meet with you in DuPage County, Will County, McHenry County, Kane County, Kendall County, Grundy County, Kankakee County, Dekalb County, LaSalle County, at our offices in Chicago, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Naperville, Lake in the Hills, Tinley Park, St. Charles or any other location convenient to you.

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