Missouri Employment Law Attorneys

Alton Employment Lawyer

Are you having an employment law issue?

Alton is located along the Mississippi River in Madison County, Illinois, approximately 15 miles north of St. Louis, Missouri. Alton is famous for its limestone bluffs along the river and for its role during the American Civil War. Alton was also the site for the last Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas debate that took place in October of 1858. Today, many visitors come to explore the natural beauty of the area, and it is a popular destination for birdwatchers along the Mississippi Flyway.

The American economy relies heavily on its employees' production; no matter which part of the country you are in, you can encounter an employment law issue or dispute with your employer. If you are presently having an issue with your employer or if you were the victim of a wrongful termination, it's vitally important to become informed of your rights that are protected under the law.

The Alton employment law attorneys at Riggan Law Firm are familiar with every type of employment law issue that can arise, and have dedicated their careers to upholding the rights of employees in the workforce. If you have an employment law matter that needs attention, you are encouraged to complete a case evaluation form or contact the law office directly by phone.

Benefiting from Riggan Law Firm's Representation

The fact that employers seem to have the upper hand cannot be denied, and unfortunately it's often times the employees who suffer the consequences when their employers are engaging in unlawful practices or actively engaged in violating their employees' rights. Perhaps you're a waitress or a bartender and aren't receiving the appropriate amount of tips, or maybe you're a victim of sexual harassment in the workplace or race discrimination.

Maybe you have witnessed unethical and unlawful conduct on behalf of your employer and fear a wrongful termination or have already been threatened some sort of retaliatory action. In any case, you have rights and protections under employment laws and the attorneys at the firm can help you address your employment issue.

The firm's lawyers have more than 25 years of combined experience handling employment law matters and disputes throughout Alton and the surrounding areas. The firm's founding member, Russ Riggan practiced as an employer defense attorney for nearly 10 years. Attorney Riggan is a great asset because of this experience and the firm knows specifically how to build a case and to pursue your rights in court.

Attorney Riggan is AV Preeminent™ Rated by the Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory and was included in the Missouri selection of Rising Stars℠. ​​​​​​Contact the firm today to find out you can benefit from the attorneys' legal representation.

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