Alexander D. Paterra
107 E. Park Avenue
Greenville, South Carolina 29601
Telephone: 937 902-9476
Firm: Alexander D. Paterra
We represent companies and employees in matters including:
â€¢Discrimination Claimsâ€“ based on age, race, gender, religion, national origin, or disability
â€¢Wrongful and unlawful discharge
â€¢Wage and Hour Issues
â€¢Family, health and leave issues
Additionally, we advise clients on their rights under state wage and hour laws as well as federal statutes applying to employment,
â€¢Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VII) and 42 USC 1981 (Section 1981)
â€¢Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA)
â€¢Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
â€¢Equal Pay Act (EPA)
â€¢Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
â€¢Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
â€¢Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
Further, we provide extensive training, advisement and audits relating to the government E-Verify program for all employers with or who have work with other companies who have contracts with the federal government.
For additional services please feel free to contact us to see if we can assist you with your legal issues.
To consult with an employment attorney please contact us.
Mr. Paterra practices primarily in the areas of labor and employment law. He represents management and employees in a full range of issues related to the employment relationship. He has handled cases in the following areas: all EEOC and state agency matters from the filing of the charge and the ensuing investigation, through issuance of the right-to-sue; litigating claims arising under Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Age Discrimination In Employment Act, Wage and Hour Class Action, and other federal statutes and state laws; representing employers before the NLRB regarding unfair labor practice charges; and advising employers on all human resource issues, including hiring new employees, evaluating, disciplining, and terminating existing employees. He has also advised client concerning contract disputes, non-compete agreements, separation agreements and trade secret agreements, breach of contract law, tort law, and construction law. Additionally, Mr. Paterra also has helped employers concerning aspects of immigration law.
Affiliations & Memberships:
North Carolina State Bar, American Bar Association, Mecklenburg Bar Association, Greenville Young Lawyers Association, Columbia Chamber of Commerce, Greenville Chamber of Commerce and Professional United for Leadership and Social Enrichment (Pulse).
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