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Over $7,000,000 recovered for prior clients

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You may be entitled to a higher severance pay

You may be entitled to a higher severance pay

Learn from real-life severance pay examples and see if you're entitled to higher compensation

I was offered a severance package when I got laid off, I'm unsure what rights I'm giving up

My company fired me, and demanded that I sign a severance package

I got fired from my job, but was only offered 2 weeks pay as a severance

My company is doing mass layoffs, and offering severance packages with low compensation

My company has broken laws, and they're offering me severance to keep quiet

My company mistreated me and is offering severance to let it go

Can you negotiate a severance package?

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Over 50% of all cases are settled by employers before any court filings

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Your employer will not be allowed to contact you if we take your case

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95% of cases are settled by employers before the trial

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It usually only takes six weeks before an employer tries to settle

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Did you know?

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Over 50% of all cases are settled by employers before any court filings

Icon crossing out phone icon

Your employer will not be allowed to contact you if we take your case

Icon crossing out government building

95% of cases are settled by employers before the trial

Icon of signed paper

It usually only takes six weeks before an employer tries to settle

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Always free for you.
We are paid by your employer

Icon of magnifying glass with thumbprint

Written evidence is not a must have requirement for every case type

Mistreated by your employer? Call us now

+1 212-246-6212

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Fast response time

Check mark in a circle icon

Same day free consultation

Did you know?

Image crossing out judge paddle

Over 50% of all cases are settled by employers before any court filings

Icon crossing out phone icon

Your employer will not be allowed to contact you if we take your case

Icon crossing out government building

95% of cases are settled by employers before the trial

Icon of signed paper

It usually only takes six weeks before an employer tries to settle

Icon of trophy with price tag

Always free for you.
We are paid by your employer

Icon of magnifying glass with thumbprint

Written evidence is not a must have requirement for every case type

Mistreated by your employer? Call us now

+1 212-246-6212

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Fast response time

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Same day free consultation

Wondering how strong your case is?

Wondering how strong your case is?

Complete our free online quiz to see if any of your rights were violated under the labor & employment law.

The outcome of this quiz does not constitute legal advice, nor does it create an attorney-client relationship. This quiz is designed for informational purposes only. You should contact a licensed attorney in your jurisdiction to speak about the specifics of your situation to determine whether or not you have an eligible legal claim.

Our prior successful severance cases

We successfully negotiated hundreds of severance agreements for our clients

Our prior successful severance cases

We successfully negotiated hundreds of severance agreements for our clients

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$50K higher severance for an engineer

Background: A client came to us after he was fired as lead software engineer at a startup company. He had accepted the job and moved from California to New York City. He was there for less than a month and his boss decided he was not a good fit for the role. He had not yet received his full sign-on bonus. The company offered him approximately 10% of his sign-on bonus as severance, to compensate him for his time and effort.


Outcome: We were able to negotiate his severance for him, and he received approximately $50,000 above the company’s initial offer.

Result:

$50,000

Successful severance cases we've won

We successfully negotiated hundreds of severance agreements for our clients

$50k higher severance for an engineer

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$45k higher severance for a hospital worker

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$62k higher severance for a salesperson

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$30k severance for a school administrator

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$27k higher severance for a secretary

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$50K higher severance for an engineer

Background: A client came to us after he was fired as lead software engineer at a startup company. He had accepted the job and moved from California to New York City. He was there for less than a month and his boss decided he was not a good fit for the role. He had not yet received his full sign-on bonus. The company offered him approximately 10% of his sign-on bonus as severance, to compensate him for his time and effort.


Outcome: We were able to negotiate his severance for him, and he received approximately $50,000 above the company’s initial offer.

Result:

$50,000

A guided and stress-free process

Leave the stress behind—our lawyers will handle your case from start to finish.

Step 1: Tell us your story

Book a free consultation, where we'll listen to your story, assess the strength of your case, and outline a clear action plan for you.

Step 2: Build your case

Our team will collect all the essential information from you to start building your case.

Step 3: We'll do the rest

Trust our team to handle your case. We'll handle all communication with your employer, giving you peace of mind.

A guided and stress-free process

Leave the stress behind—our lawyers will handle your case from start to finish.

Step 1: Tell us your story

Book a free consultation, where we'll listen to your story, assess the strength of your case, and outline a clear action plan for you.

Step 2: Build your case

Our team will collect all the essential information from you to start building your case.

Step 3: We'll do the rest

Trust our team to handle your case. We'll handle all communication with your employer, giving you peace of mind.

A guided and stress-free process

Leave the stress behind—our lawyers will handle your case from start to finish.

Step 1: Tell us your story

Book a free consultation, where we'll listen to your story, assess the strength of your case, and outline a clear action plan for you.

Step 2: Build your case

Our team will collect all the essential information from you to start building your case.

Step 3: We'll do the rest

Trust our team to handle your case. We'll handle all communication with your employer, giving you peace of mind.

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Clients served: 2,000+

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Professional experience: 23 years

Manhattan, New York City

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Clients served: 2,000+

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Professional experience: 7 years

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Top Manhattan employment lawyers
by your side

Avi Goldenberg, Manifest attorney in button shirt and suit jacket wearing glasses

Clients served: 2,000+

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Professional experience: 23 years

Manhattan, New York City

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Law Society of United Kingdom & Wales logo
Law Society of State of Israel logo
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Clients served: 2,000+

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Professional experience: 7 years

Manhattan, New York City

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Learn how much you may be owed!

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You deserve to be fairly treated at your workplace

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All calls are confidential and can be anonymous

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You are not obligated to hire us or proceed with the case

Fast response. Same day free consultation.

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Avi Goldenberg

Principal attorney at Manifest Law

Speak to us today

Learn how much you may be owed!

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You deserve to be fairly treated at your workplace

Check mark in a circle icon

All calls are confidential and can be anonymous

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You are not obligated to hire us or proceed with the case

Fast response. Same day free consultation.

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Principal attorney at Manifest Law

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