Empowering Clients. Advancing Justice.
The Minneapolis law firm of Schaefer Halleen focuses on the protection of individual rights through the resolution of employment law claims. We give a voice to victims of workplace misconduct. We are honored that our clients trust us to counsel them through the litigation process. We commit to apply the full breadth of our experience, skill, and creativity toward a satisfactory resolution of each case we take. Contact us for a confidential consultation about your legal problem. We will help you solve it.
My clients inspire me every day. It’s a privilege to help victims of illegal workplace conduct move past this trauma and have their dignity and self-worth restored, while holding the offending employer accountable.”
-Lawrence P. Schaefer, Owner and President
Recent Blog Posts
Keeping It Confidential: The Effect of Nondisclosure Agreements on Deductibility of Attorneys’ Fees under the New Tax Law
By Bert Black | The newly-passed 2017 Trump Tax Law, otherwise known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”), has added a twist to the question of whether victims of sexual harassment can deduct certain amounts from their tax bill. When victims of sexual harassment in the workplace hire attorneys to help them resolve […]Read More
By Lawrence P. Schaefer | The #MeToo movement has spurred many women to re-evaluate whether to challenge or complain about past instances of sexual harassment in the workplace. I’ve talked to dozens of potential clients over the past month who have described horrible incidents of past abuse and harassment in the workplace, asking if they […]
Iron Range Women Built Foundation for Combating Workplace Harassment, Paving the Way for #MeToo Reprinted with permission from the Mesabi Daily News, this article, written in December 2017, provides background and insight into the story of one plaintiff from the groundbreaking lawsuit, Jensen v. Eveleth Mines. The case has risen in notoriety over the years, […]
Schaefer Halleen senior attorney Jean Boler adds perspective to a powerful article on sexual harassment lawsuits in Minnesota. Jean was a lawyer on Jenson v. Eveleth Taconite Company, the class-action case whose story was told in numerous books and the movie North Country. Read more here >
Schaefer Halleen partner, Jean Boler, was quoted in a national lifestyle blog called HelloGiggles.com, a Time Inc., subsidiary and part of Time Inc.’s Lifestyle Network. The topic of the post is “But what do you do if your sexual harasser isn’t a celebrity?” The post was published on December 4, 2017. You can see Jean’s […]