215-545-7676

1525 Locust St., 9th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102

856-854-4000

110 Marter Ave. Suite #105
Moorestown, NJ 08057

Employee Rights

Pennsylvania and New Jersey Employee Rights

Workers have certain rights under federal, state and local law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Employers must respect those rights and follow the law. They may not discriminate based on certain factors, must appropriately pay employees, and must give them leave under certain circumstances, along with other laws.

If an employer violates one of those laws, the worker may have a claim and recover for his or her damages. The company has their own attorneys on retainer – the employee should have a skilled attorney as well. For decades, the lawyers at Console Mattiacci Law, LLC have exclusively represented employees in all areas of employment law.

Rights of Philadelphia Employees

The dedicated lawyers of Console Mattiacci Law, LLC fight for the rights of workers in Pennsylvania, including the Philadelphia area, as well as throughout New Jersey and New York. We fight to recover damages for our clients, whether it be compensation for wrongfully denied back and future pay, mental anguish, punitive damages and/or attorneys’ fees and costs.

At Console Mattiacci Law, LLC, our attorneys have been recognized for our skill and dedication. We can put that experience to work for you if you’ve been the victim of discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, unlawful denial of overtime, retaliation or any other illegal activity. Call us today at 215-545-7676 to set up a consultation.

We represent clients in the Philadelphia area, including in Montgomery, Delaware, Chester or Bucks County. We have an office in Moorestown, New Jersey and represent clients throughout  New Jersey. Additionally, we represent clients throughout New York. 


Discrimination in the Workplace

Several laws, federal, state and local, prohibit discrimination on the workplace on a range of factors. Those factors can include discrimination based on:

Discrimination includes making an employee’s workplace a hostile environment based on a covered factor. Sexual harassment, therefore, is a form of discrimination and is unlawful.


Frequent Legal Issues for Employees

There are many issues that an employee may face. Some may result in wrongful termination, meaning being fired or dismissed for reasons against the law. Others may result in being illegally denied pay, which can accumulate into significant amounts over a period of time. Issues may include:


Defending the Rights of Workers in the Philadelphia Area

Experienced legal counsel can make a significant difference if you are seeking recovery after an employer violated your rights. You could receive compensation for your damages and for back pay owed to you. It's important to act quickly, as some employment claims have a strict 180-day deadline. We will help you protect your rights. Call us at 215-545-7676 to set up a consultation to discuss your potential claim.

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Our Office Locations

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Pennsylvania Office

1525 Locust St., 9th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Phone: 215-545-7676
Fax: 215-545-8211

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New Jersey Office

110 Marter Ave. Suite #105
Moorestown, NJ 08057

Phone: 856-854-4000
Fax: 856-854-4006

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