45 Years of Protecting the Rights of Employees!
Welcome to Smith & Fjelstad, a Gresham law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of employees in Portland and East County, Oregon in the areas of wage & hour law, employment discrimination, family leave, wrongful discharge, and more. Firm partners Kerry M. L. Smith and Eric J. Fjelstad together have more than 45 years of experience dedicated to representing employees in every area from negotiating employment agreements and separation agreements to vindicating their rights in state and federal courts in Multnomah County and beyond. Together we can help you if you have been wronged by your employer.
At Smith & Fjelstad, we are hardworking "people" lawyers who understand the importance of being treated fairly and respectfully at work. Our attorneys collaborate together as a team, and we are always willing and able to take on the largest adversaries. From the negotiating table to the courtroom, we have successfully represented clients in employment matters involving the State of Oregon, Georgia Pacific, Safeway, Albertsons, Wal-Mart, and many others.
If you are being unfairly denied overtime pay or have experienced discrimination or harassment based on disability, sex, or for filing a workers' compensation claim, or feel you have been wrongfully terminated in violation of state law, company policy or your contract rights, the employment law attorneys at Smith & Fjelstad are here to help you. Let us put our skill and experience to work for you. Call today for a free consultation. We look forward to hearing from you.