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Illinois Employment Attorneys

Whether you are an employer, employee, or independent contractor, our Illinois employment attorneys​ will protect your rights and give you peace of mind. We have experience in all aspects of employment and labor related matters including the creation and review of contracts, best practices of employers and dispute resolution.

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What to Expect From a Consultation

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 Downers Grove

5002 Main Street, Ste 201
Downers Grove
,
IL
60515
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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

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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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Davenport

201 West 2nd Street Ste 400A, Davenport, IA 52801

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An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.

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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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Illinois Employment Contracts & Independent Contractor Agreements

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Illinois employment attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains the differences between Illinois employment agreements and independent contractor agreements.

Illinois Employment Attorneys

In this article, our Illinois employment attorneys discuss the importance of creating proper employment contracts and independent contractor agreements. We discuss some key clauses that protect employers:

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

Our Illinois labor attorney swill create solid employment contracts and independent contractor agreements that limit your exposure to liability and protect your company's interests.

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

The Penalties For An Illinois Employer Failing To Pay An Employee

Illinois labor law attorney Kevin O'Flaherty explains qualities you should look for in your employment lawyer.

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In this article, our Illinois labor lawyers discuss an employer's duty to pay the full amount of wages owed to a terminated employee during the next payroll period.  If an employer withholds wages, it will not only owe the employee the withheld wages, but also attorney fees and a penalty of 2% per month for every month wages have been withheld. Our Illinois employment lawyers explain wage withholding and the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act.

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

Do Illinois Employees Have Rights To Access Their Personnel Files?

Illinois employment lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty expalins common situations in which employers should contact an attorney.

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

Employers must retain any and all documentation to support termination of an employees' in their personnel file, if this is not done, then such documentation may become inadmissible in court as evidence in any future litigation.

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

Our Illinois 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 Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Naperville, Lake in the Hills, Tinley Park, St. Charles or any other location convenient to you.

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