Severance Package Lawyer

Severance Considerations

Nationwide Unemployment Benefits Attorneys

If you’re employer is offering you a severance package the employer will most likely ask you to sign a severance agreement which you should not sign before seeking the advice of the Law office of Kenneth Carp. Almost all agreements recited that you had the opportunity to have a lawyer review the agreement. Employers do this to close the opportunity for you to come back and argue for more.

Our experienced attorneys will explain the severance agreement to you and when possible negotiate for additional pay, cobra, or other benefits. Attorney Kenneth Carp has more than 20 years of experiences and will explain the legal consequences of a severance agreement to you.

Lost Your Job – Our Law Firm offers National Unemployment Representation

If you lost your job, you are probably worried about a number of things. How will I pay my bills? Will I have health coverage? What about my retirement or 401(k) plans? You may decide to file for unemployment benefits. However, benefits are not guaranteed just because you file for them. Therefore, before you file, you should consult with an experienced employment law attorney.

At the law office of Law Office of Kenneth P. Carp, we will help you understand your rights when losing a job. We assist people across the United States correctly file for the benefits they need. We also advocate for those whose claims have been denied, and guide them throughout the entire appeal process.

A Law Firm That Cares About the Unemployed

If you need unemployment benefits, you may think you have to wait until you use up your severance pay before you are eligible to file. However, unemployment benefits are not based on need, so you don’t have to wait until you exhaust all your funds in order to file. Our lawyers will help through the application process so that you don’t have to use all your savings to stay afloat.

We want to help you keep your life on track. By working together, we will educate you and advocate for you so you can get the financial security you need.

In addition to providing unemployment benefits, the law protects certain essentials like the health care and retirement plans of the unemployed. We will help you:

  • Learn about the COBRA system, which gives people the ability to maintain their health insurance after their employment ends

  • Analyze your severance package to make sure it was adequate to your level and length of service

  • Negotiate the return of your 401(k) savings and what you can do to get it moved from your former employer

  • Take advantage of the Family Medical Leave Act, which protects the right of employees to take additional time off for medical issues of dependent family members

Start Recovering Your Livelihood

If you’ve lost your job, the law firm of Law Office of Kenneth P. Carp is here to protect your rights and preserve your peace of mind. Contact us online or by calling 636-947-3600 to schedule an appointment.

Focused on unemployment law – We represent your interests.