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Race, Ancestry, National Origin and Color

Los Angeles Racial Discrimination Attorney Harassment and Discrimination Based on Race, Ancestry, National Origin or Color You Do Not Have to Tolerate Racial Discrimination and Harassment in the Workplace

Race, Ancestry, National Origin, and Color Discrimination and harassment relating to race, ancestry, national origin and color can take many forms. Whatever the reason behind the unfair treatment, workplace discrimination is illegal and you have a legal remedy.

Harassment can involve rude or offensive:

  • Behavior
  • Language
  • Slurs
  • Jokes
  • Pictures
  • E-mails
  • Videos
  • Comments
  • Visual displays

Discrimination can involve adverse employment actions such as:

  • Termination
  • Denial of a promotion
  • Demotion
  • Refusal to hire
  • Excessive and unfair criticism
  • Reduced hours
  • Bad schedules
  • Assignment to menial or dirty tasks
  • Removal of responsibilities
  • Transfer to dead end positions
  • False or unfair write ups

At the Los Angeles, California, employment law firm of Lyon Law, we have successfully represented dozens of individuals in discrimination and harassment claims based on race, ancestry, national origin and color. Representative cases that firm attorney Geoff Lyon has handled include:

  • Our client worked in a warehouse environment where the "n" word was used between African-Americans. The case resolved for over $100,000.
  • We represented numerous employees of a California company. Multiple offensive references to African-Americans and Hispanics were used repeatedly in the workplace. The cases involved multiple settlements between $100,000 and $200,000.

If you believe you have experienced illegal racial discrimination or harassment at work due to race, ancestry, national origin and color, contact our firm. In a no-charge discussion of your case we can explain your legal options and recommend a course of action, and provide comprehensive legal representation should you choose our firm to handle your claim.

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It is important to get exceptional legal guidance before making any decisions regarding your possible employment law case. Our consultations have no charge and you don’t pay us anything unless you win. We will also advance any legal fees and expenses necessary for your case. You can contact us during business hours or make a special appointment if you need us to accommodate evening or weekend appointments. We are located just off the 405 freeway. To contact us call (562) 426-2112 or through this website via the box conveniently found on the upper left-hand corner.

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"Very grateful to have worked with Lyon Law. They never left my side through the most difficult parts of my case and the staff was excellent. In particular, Diana Gonzalez was very patient and understanding." Armando C.
"The quality of service I received was fabulous and Mr. Lyon was unbelievable. That man has got an unbelievable memory and the jurors that I spoke with after my trial were also impressed by his memory and skill. Everyone in the office is extremely courteous and friendly. I would say my overall satisfaction was a 10/10." Cheryl T.
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