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Top-Rated Employment Lawyers Representing Employees in Washington DC

We are a top-rated firm focused on representing employees in a variety of workplace-related disputes, including:

are committed to zealously representing victims of discrimination and retaliation under federal and state anti-discrimination and anti-retaliation laws, including in claims of:

No one should be denied an employment opportunity due to unlawful discrimination.  To schedule a preliminary consultation, call leading civil rights lawyer Eric Bachman at 202-769-1681, or click here.

Click here to see our videos answering frequently asked questions about discrimination and retaliation.

Washington DC Anti-Discrimination Law

The DC Human Rights Act is one of the strongest anti-discrimination laws nationwide. It prohibits discrimination based on

  • race,
  • color,
  • religion,
  • national origin,
  • sex,
  • age,
  • marital status,
  • personal appearance,
  • sexual
  • orientation,
  • gender identity or expression,
  • family responsibilities,
  • genetic information,
  • disability,
  • matriculation, or
  • political affiliation.

Resources from DC OHR About Washington DC Anti-Discrimination Laws

Experienced, Trial-Tested Washington DC Employment Lawyers

best sexual harassment attorneys Washington DC Maryland VirginiaHiring a proven and effective advocate is critical to obtaining the maximum recovery in a discrimination case.  Eric Bachman, Chair of the Firm’s Discrimination Practice, has substantial experience litigating precedent-setting individual and class action discrimination cases.  His wins include a $100 million settlement in a disparate impact Title VII class action and a $16 million class action settlement against a major grocery chain.  And his experience as a public defender enables him to feel at home in any courtroom and communicate effectively with the jury.

Having served as Special Litigation Counsel in the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice and as lead or co-counsel in numerous jury trials, Bachman is trial-tested and ready to fight for you to obtain the relief that you deserve.  As editor of the Glass Ceiling Discrimination blog, Bachman writes frequently on topics related to promotion discrimination, harassment, and other employment discrimination issues.

U.S. News and Best Lawyers® have named Zuckerman Law a Tier 1 firm in Litigation – Labor and Employment in the Washington DC metropolitan area.  Contact us today to find out how we can help you.