For more than forty years, the law firm of Robert B. Fitzpatrick, PLLC has been a leading force in employment law. Robert B. Fitzpatrick, PLLC is nationally recognized as a premier employment law firm.
Firm principal Robert B. Fitzpatrick has been representing employees for over 40 years since he first began his legal career litigating race-discrimination cases in the Deep South during the late 1960s. Mr. Fitzpatrick now represents both management and employees. He has been recognized by the Nation Law Journal as one of the top employment lawyers in the country and by the Washingtonian Magazine as "Tops in Employment Law" in the Washington, D.C. area.
Unlike many employment law firms that focus their practice exclusively on representing either employees or management, Robert B. Fitzpatrick, PLLC has represented countless clients on both sides of the employment relationship. This wide breadth of experience enables the firm to anticipate the positions and concerns of both sides of an employment dispute - an invaluable asset in advocating for our clients' interests.
Our primary goal in serving our clients is to avoid the time and expense involved in litigation and to resolve the matters by other means, if reasonably possible and appropriate. While our goal is to avoid the time and expense of litigation, the firm aggressively protects and asserts its clients' interests in litigation in both state and federal courts.
The firm's philosophy is simple: "We are here for you." We are dedicated to solving your problem cost-effectively. With our substantial background and experience in employment law, we believe that we are well-equipped to solve your problem. First and foremost, we pride ourselves on treating our clients as we, if we were clients, would want to be treated. This philosophy is embodied in our accessibility - dust will not gather on your file, and your calls and emails will be responded to promptly. We conduct ourselves in all of our dealings with the utmost of civility and politeness.
The firm's lawyers are admitted to practice in Washington, D.C., Virginia, and Maryland.