Joey Scott Niskar

The Niskar Law Firm, PLLC
  • Civil Rights, Employment Law
  • Eastern District of Michigan, Michigan, Western District of Michigan
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Summary

Handling employment and civil rights cases under (1) the Family & Medical Leave Act; (2) Title VII of the Civil Rights Act involving race discrimination, sex discrimination, sexual harassment, religious discrimination, pregnancy discrimination, etc. (3) the Age Discrimination in Employment Act; (4) the Michigan Whistleblower Protection Act; (5) the Fair Labor Standards Act; (6) Americans with Disabilities Act; (7) USERRA actions on behalf of the men and women of the U.S. military (active and reserves); (8) worker's compensation retaliation claims; and (9) much more.

Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Law
Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Contingent fees are available for cases brought on behalf of employees. Hourly fees are available for the defense of employers.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Eastern District of Michigan
Michigan
Western District of Michigan
6th Circuit
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Managing Member
The Niskar Law Firm, PLLC
- Current
Litigation Associate
Erlich, Rosen & Bartnick, P.C.
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Litigation Associate
Kohl, Secrest, Wardle, Lynch, Clark & Hampton
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Education
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
J.D.
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Honors: Cum Laude Honors Graduate, Justice Frank Murphy Honor Society for Top 10% of Graduating Class, Excellence for the Future Award
Michigan State University
B.A. / Political Science / Pre-Law
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Honors: Cum Laude Honors Graduate
Professional Associations
Member
Standing Committee on Civil Procedure & Courts
- Current
Member, Executive Board
Michigan Association for Justice (formerly Michigan Trial Lawyers Association)
- Current
Activities: Frequent Lecturer, and Contributor to Amicus Curiae Briefs
Member
Michigan State Bar # 55480
- Current
Contact & Map
28470 13 Mile Rd., Ste. 350
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
USA
Telephone: (248) 702-6262
Fax: (248) 750-0820