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.

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 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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Professional Associations
Standing Committee on Civil Procedure & Courts
Member
- Current
Michigan Association for Justice (formerly Michigan Trial Lawyers Association)
Member, Executive Board
- Current
Activities: Frequent Lecturer, and Contributor to Amicus Curiae Briefs
Michigan State Bar # 55480
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Eastern District of Michigan
Michigan
Western District of Michigan
6th Circuit
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.
Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Contact & Map
28470 13 Mile Rd., Ste. 350
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
USA
Telephone: (248) 702-6262
Fax: (248) 750-0820