About Us

Located in Roseville and serving the Greater Sacramento Area, The Velez Law Firm, PC, has provided clients with passionate and dedicated representation in all matters of employment law for over 20 years. With a team of experienced attorneys our firm focuses on a wide range of employment-related disputes, including employment discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination and retaliation, and more. We take on employers both large and small, at The Velez Law Firm, PC, we are here to fight for you. Contact us today to speak with one of our experienced attorneys. 

What We Do

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Employment law

We represent employees in a variety of employment-related disputes, including employment discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination and retaliation, and more. If you have been singled out and treated differently, held to different standards, and subjected to a hostile and offensive environment because of a protected characteristic, or retaliated against, you have rights. At The Velez Law Firm, PC, we are here for you. 

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sexual harassment

At the Velez Law Firm, PC, we believe that everyone should feel safe when they go to work. We understand that employees who have been sexually harassed and victimized in their workplace are going through a difficult time. We have extensive experience handling sexual harassment matters. We will be there to help you during your challenging time, and to help you obtain the justice you deserve.

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Personal injury

The  personal injury attorneys of The Velez Law Firm PC are committed to providing our clients with prompt, professional, and courteous representation. We have a long track record of success in obtaining full and fair compensation for our clients, including payment of medical bills, lost wages, future lost wages, and pain and suffering.

 

Experienced Trial Attorneys - We Get Results 

 
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$4,750,000 – Age/Gender Discrimination

Verdict in Anderton v. Bass Underwriters Inc. on behalf of a 61 year old underwriter for Bass Underwriters who was unfairly terminated from her employment in favor of a younger male colleague. Anderton received “pushback” from Bass Underwriters after she recommended a female coworker for a promotion in her office, largely occupied by men. Following this incident, male executives began to make comments about Anderton’s age and pressured her to retire, and was eventually terminated.

 

$1,406,000 – Personal Injury – Negligence

Verdict in Kean v. BC Leasco, LP on behalf of a truck driver for BC Leasco, LP, who was sprayed with aqueous ammonia from the trailer on the tanker he had driven to a delivery site. Kean’s injury was a result of BC Leasco’s negligence in removing the safety flapper valve from the pump that had attached to the tanker.

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$1,475,000 – Retaliation for use of FMLA/CFRA leave

Verdict in Hazzard v. Raley’s Family of Fine Foods, Inc., et al. on behalf of a pharmacist, who was terminated for violation of company pharmacy policies. Raley’s claimed that Plaintiff was terminated for filling prescriptions and ringing himself up (zero co-pay so no money was involved) for his severely disabled son on emergency basis after his son was released from the hospital. The Sacramento jury sided with the Plaintiff, who was able to prove that Raley’s did not terminate Plaintiff for policy violations, but for Plaintiff’s use of his medical leave in order to take care of his disabled, wheelchair bound son.

$674,191.00 –Whistleblower Retaliation

Verdict in Monk v. Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District on behalf of an arson investigator for the Sacramento County Fire District who was wrongfully retaliated against for reporting a subordinate who had falsified a report. Following Monk’s report he was suspended, written up, and demoted.

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*This list is for illustrative purposes only. It does not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the outcome of your legal matter. 

Contact Us

While this website provides general information, it does not constitute legal advice. The best way to get guidance on your specific legal issue is to contact a lawyer. To schedule a meeting with one of our experienced attorneys, please complete the intake form below, or call our office at 916-774-2720.

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Our Office

3010 Lava Ridge Court, Suite 180
Roseville, CA, 95661
T: (916) 774-2720