The Law Office of Annette Newman, PLLC is a professional full-service law firm dedicated to providing quality legal services at an affordable price throughout the State of Florida. Attorney Newman practices primarily in employment/labor law claims, including discrimination claims based on race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, religion and/or disability; sexual harassment claims, unpaid wages and/or overtime, whistle blower claims, unemployment hearings and appeals, housing discrimination and public accomodation discrimination as well as other civil rights issues. Attorney Newman also handles matters dealing with all types of employment agreements, including independent contractor, non-compete, severance, non-disclosure, non-solicitation and severance agreements. Attorney Newman provides quality legal representation for both employers and employee (plaintiff's) claims. She provides employment law consultation; training and/or legal advice for employers and small businesses at competitive rates (management and sexual-harassment training, draft company policies, employee handbooks, unemployment hearings; EEOC position statements, etc.). The firm also handles other types of civil law claims, including family law (divorces, legal separations, pre-nuptual and post-nuptual agreements; child support enforcement); small claims; business law, debtor/creditor disputes; collections; contract disputes; housing discrimination, public accommodations discrimination, and business law. Attorney Newman is also an experienced litigator who has successfully litigated thousands of claims. She represents other law firms throughout the state of Florida as local counsel, including arguing motions, settling claims through mediation and all aspects of Pretrial litigation.
Certified Florida Supreme Court Circuit Civil Mediator - The firm offers mediation services throughout South and Central Florida, specializing in employment law disputes.