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Jay P. Lechner Esq.

Jay P. Lechner Esq.

Florida Bar Board Certified Labor & Employment Attorney
  • Employment Law, Business Law, White Collar Crime ...
  • Florida, Middle District of Florida, Northern District of Florida, Southern District of Florida
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Summary

Mr. Lechner is a Florida Bar board certified labor and employment lawyer with years experience representing both employees and employers in all aspects of employment law matters. He was recently selected 2020 Lawyer of the Year, Employment Law - Mgmt., St Petersburg (US News & World Report).

Mr. Lechner’s expert speciality extends to all employment disputes, including wrongful termination, sexual harassment, discrimination including but not limited to age, race, gender, national origin, overtime and wage/hour payment issues, retaliation and whistleblower claims, as well as restrictive covenants, unfair business practices, related state tort and contract issues and other types of employment litigation.

Before attending law school, Mr. Lechner spent several years in management and served as a volunteer firefighter.

Call him for your free consultation today!

Education
University of Florida Levin College of Law
J.D. | Law
with honors
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University of Florida
B.A.
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Professional Experience
Founding Attorney
Lechner Law
Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Fair Labor Standards Act Treatise
Bloomberg
Certifications
Board Certified, Labor & Employment
The Florida Bar
Awards
Lawyer of the Year, Employment Law - Management
Best Lawyers
Saint Petersburg, FL
Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers Publication
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2019 5+ years
Volunteer of the Year
Florida Bar Labor & Employment Section
Rising Star
Super Lawyers Publication
Selected To Rising Stars: 2009 - 2011
Legal Elite
Florida Trend Magazine
Best Lawyers
U.S. News and World Report
Professional Associations
American Bar Association
Member
Current
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Hillsborough County Bar Association
Member
Current
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Florida Bar Labor & Employment Section
Executive Council Member
- Current
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Florida Bar Journal Editorial Board
Chair
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
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Middle District of Florida
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Northern District of Florida
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Southern District of Florida
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11th Circuit Court of Appeals
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
    Employment Law
    Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    White Collar Crime
    Civil Rights
    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Labor & Employment
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Lechner Law
Contact & Map
Lechner Law
201 E. Kennedy Blvd.
Suite 412
Tampa, FL 33602
Telephone: (813) 842-7071
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: Closed