New York City Severance Agreements

Negotiating Severance Agreements

Any time a severance agreement is handed to you, it likely does not represent your best interests.  All severance agreements contain a release of legal claims — or forfeiting your right to sue.  Your employer will offer you as little as possible, in exchange for that release.

Our firm handles two distinct types of employee severance negotiations.  In either case, it is never wise for you to sign or agree to any severance terms without consulting a lawyer:

Your employer