Frequently Asked Questions

Will my employer find out that I talked to an employment lawyer? Osman & Smay LLP is committed to maintaining strict confidentiality of all calls to our office. Unless we file a claim or a charge related to your case, your employer will never find out that you spoke to our lawyers. Of course, even if your employer were to learn that you contacted an employment lawyer from you or someone that you informed, your employer may find itself in violation of the law if you are retaliated for attempting to assert your legal rights. Back to Questions
What if I can't pay for an employment lawyer? The vast majority of the cases handled by Osman & Smay LLP are handled on a contingency fee basis only. This means, that you do not have to pay our employment lawyers anything unless we obtain a favorable ruling or settlement in your case. In the event that we choose to take your case, our experienced employment lawyers will work tirelessly to bring your claim to the most efficient and beneficial resolution possible. Back to Questions
What types of cases do we take? Osman & Smay LLP is a boutique employment law firm that handles nearly all types of employment claims. The attorneys at Osman & Smay LLP have significant experience handling discrimination, wrongful termination, retaliation and claims for unpaid wages owed under contract, state, or federal law. State and Federal Law makes it unlawful to discriminate against anyone based on their age, race, gender, religion, national origin, or disability status. The Fair Labor Standards Act and some state laws require the payment of minimum wages and overtime compensation. Our attorneys will fight tirelessly to ensure that you are paid and treated properly in the workplace. Back to Questions
How can I find out if I have a case? By contacting Osman & Smay LLP, you will be matched with one of our experienced intake professionals. The information you provide will be directed to one of our employment lawyers who will contact you for your free consultation. Back to Questions
Can I speak to an employment lawyer? Osman & Smay LLP provides free consultations to all potential clients. Our process begins by assigning you to one of our intake professionals who will ask you a series of questions about the issues related to your employment. Then you will be assigned to one of our experienced employment lawyers who will review your information and contact you for your free consultation. Back to Questions