Included In
Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rated 2021
Super Lawyers - David H. Ben Asher Super Lawyers - Jonathan I. Nirenberg
Super Lawyers - Omar A. Lopez

Ridgewood, New Jersey Employee Rights Attorneys

Most employment lawyers represent either employees or employers. Rabner Baumgart Ben-Asher & Nirenberg, P.C. is a plaintiff’s employment law firm. That means we represent individual workers who have experienced discrimination, retaliation, harassment and violations of their other employment law rights at their jobs. We represent employees who live and work in Ridgewood and throughout Northern and Central New Jersey, as well as in New York City, Westchester County and Rockland County.

The employment law attorneys at our firm have participated in numerous precedent-setting cases that have improved the rights for employee rights in New Jersey, including Zive v. Stanley Roberts, Inc., Myers v. AT&T, Cole v. Jersey City Medical Center, Padilla v. Berkeley Educational Services of New Jersey, Inc. and Brennan v. Norton. We will use our vast knowledge of employment law to analyze your claims and pursue your rights.

If your workplace rights have been violated, or if you would like to learn more about your legal rights, please call us at (973) 744-4000 to schedule a consultation. Our attorneys have the patience and compassion to listen to your story, the knowledge and skill to evaluate your problem, and the experience and skill to enforce your legal rights.

Enforcing Employment Contracts

One of our areas of expertise is reviewing employment contracts for employees. We can review the contract you have been offered to help you decide whether to accept a job offer. We also can explain your rights and obligations under your current employment agreement. Similarly, if your company has breached your employment contract in either New Jersey or New York, we can enforce your rights through either negotiation or litigation.

Information About Ridgewood

Located in Bergen County, New Jersey, the Village of Ridgewood is approximately 5.8 square miles. It took its current name in the 1860’s. Prior to that, it was known as Godwinville after Revolutionary War hero Abraham Godwin. The Village did not officially incorporate until March 1876.

Ridgewood borders Paramus, Glen Rock, Washington Township, Ho-Ho-Kus, Midland Park, Waldwick, Wyckoff and Hawthorne. It is home to The Valley Hospital. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of approximately 25,000 residents.

Traveling From Ridgewood to Our Hackensack OfficeIt is easy to get to Rabner Baumgart Ben-Asher & Nirenberg, P.C. from Ridgewood.  You can reach us by taking Route 17 South to the Garden State Parkway South.  Stay on the Parkway until you reach Exit 154.  You will exit onto Route 46 West, which you will take until you reach Valley Road.  Turn right onto Valley and take the U-turn toward Montclair.  Continue on Valley until you reach Bellevue Avenue.  Turn right onto Bellevue Avenue and then make a quick left into Upper Montclair Plaza. Our address is 52 Upper Montclair Plaza in Upper Montclair, New Jersey.

To schedule an appointment with an employment law attorney please contact us online, or call us at (973) 744-4000.

If you live or work in Ridgewood, you might enjoy reading our Blog article: Judge Reduces $3.5 Million Retaliation Verdict to $500,000, about a Ridgewood Firefighter who won his retaliation lawsuit. Or you can subscribe to our free employment law e-newsletter for monthly updates about new employment law cases, statutes and other information for employees in New Jersey and New York.

Client Reviews
"I worked with Jonathan Nirenberg, ESQ on a sensitive emotional employment matter. Mr. Nirenberg was quick to respond, offered excellent advice, and always followed up with phone calls or emails when needed. My situation was settled out of court within a short period of time with the best possible results for not just me but also for the employer. Highly recommend and would seek his help again if needed..." Linda Busch, PhD
"We've had the pleasure of working with Jonathan on multiple individual and class employment cases. Jonathan is a skilled, dedicated and caring attorney that works diligently to bring justice for his clients. We would recommend Jonathan as a legal resource for any employment cases." Stephan Zouras, LLP
"I felt alone and without a voice, until I hired Jonathan I. Nirenberg of Rabner Baumgart Ben-Asher & Nirenberg, P.C. Mr. Nirenberg represented me in an employment matter. Without his help, I know that I would not have had the extremely successful outcome I had. Jonathan was not only professional, but very empathetic to what happened to me. Jonathan gave me support, and options in relation to a challenging employer/employment situation which was an extremely difficult time in my life..." Shelly Smith