You work hard and your employer may offer a benefits package as part of your compensation. But in these tough economic times, many employers are trying to cut back. Unfortunately, employees are often the first to feel the effects. Many employees do not fully understand what their package of benefits includes, or that they have rights if their employer tries to deny those benefits. But the Chicago, Illinois employee benefits lawyers at DeBofsky, Sherman & Casciari, PC understand your rights and can help you get the benefits you are entitled to receive:
- Health care
- Pension plans
- Long-term disability insurance
- Profit sharing
- Retirement plans
People rely on these benefits as a significant part of their income. Many employees may even forgo purchasing insurance policies or making other arrangements. Instead, they rely on what they believe their employer has promised them. For these people, refusal by their employer to honor a benefits package can be devastating. Helping clients understand Illinois employee benefits law.
Illinois employee benefits lawyer
It is easy to feel intimidated when dealing with an employer. It often seems the employer has all the power. But in many cases, having an employee benefits lawyer in Illinois on your side can greatly level the playing field. Even if you are reluctant to take your employer to court, having an Illinois employee benefits lawyer represent you can often make an employer more open to negotiation. Once your employer knows you are serious about your benefits, there is a much greater chance of an out-of-court resolution.
If your employer is still unwilling to negotiate, DeBofsky, Sherman & Casciari, PC has employee benefits lawyers in Illinois who are seasoned litigators. Our attorneys understand that most people would prefer a resolution without going to court. But we are prepared to do what it takes to protect our clients.
An employee benefits lawyer in Chicago can fight for your rights
If you are concerned about your employee benefits package or if your employer is trying to deny you benefits you are entitled to receive, contact the law firm of DeBofsky, Sherman & Casciari, PC We are available by phone at 312-702-1842 or 800-237-5182 or contact us online. Our Chicago employee benefits lawyers can evaluate your situation and see to it that your rights are protected.