Pechman Law Group has established a reputation as the nation’s leading law firm for overtime and wage theft cases. We have litigated over 300 cases in this specialized area of the law. Lou Pechman moderates an annual program on “How to Handle a Wage and Hour Case” at New York County Lawyers Association and serves as an Adjunct Professor at Fordham Law School, teaching a class “Wage Theft: Employee Rights And Employer Responsibilities.” Franco Cuadra has also established himself to be an expert in this area, lecturing to attorneys at an annual program at the NYC Bar Association on “FLSA Math.” And, Vivianna Morales has handled over 100 wage theft cases on behalf of both workers and companies and has a particular specialty on restaurant and construction industry cases
On the employee side, Pechman Law Group has represented waiters, construction workers, exotic dancers, brokers, salespersons, nannies, cooks, building superintendents, deliverymen and business analysts in wage theft and overtime pay disputes. The many employers we have defended in wage and overtime lawsuits include restaurants, messenger companies, construction companies, advertising agencies, hedge funds, engineering firms and retail stores. We also counsel and provide guidance on best practices to our management clients so that they avoid overtime and wage theft lawsuits.