Belleville: 618-234-9800 | Edwardsville: 618-656-2244 | ST. LOUIS: 314-421-2325

Practice Areas

Employee Claims in Employment Law

The rapidly expanding field of employment law impacts everyone. MM&R employment attorneys have the competence and experience you can trust to handle a broad range of employment-related claims. We have the knowledge and experience to help you successfully manage your employment relationship, from beginning to end, and to help you recover compensation where it is due, including:

  • Wrongful & Retaliatory Discharge
  • Workplace Discrimination & Harassment
  • Surface Transportation Act & Trucking Industry Safety Violations
  • Family Medical Leave Act
  • Wage & Hour Litigation
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Employment Contract Negotiation & Disputes
  • Trade Secrets
  • Non-Compete & Non-Solicitation Agreements
  • Severance Agreements

We can represent you in contract negotiations at the start of an employment relationship, when issues arise during employment and in seeking recovery when an employment relationship ends unfairly. We handle claims before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the Illinois Department of Human Rights, the Missouri Commission on Human Rights, the Illinois and Missouri Departments of Labor and state and federal courts, as well as in arbitration and mediation.

MM&R employment attorneys have recovered millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts on behalf of individuals in Illinois, Missouri and other jurisdictions.  We have a record of success that speaks for itself:

Race Discrimination                                           

$1.2 million
Whistleblowing $376,000.00
Whistleblowing $275,000.00
Disability Discrimination $225,000.00
Race Discrimination $187,500.00
Whistleblowing $150,000.00
Retaliation $140,000.00
Sexual Harassment/Retaliation $93,750.00


To speak with an experienced employment lawyer from Mathis, Marifian & Richter, Ltd., contact us today.


To discuss your legal needs, contact
the lawyers of Mathis, Marifian & Richter.

BELLEVILLE: 618-234-9800
EDWARDSVILLE: 618-656-2244
ST. LOUIS: 314-421-2325