The Employment Tort Unit defends lawsuits brought by State employees and would-be State employees against their supervisors and employers. These employment cases are filed in state and federal district court and involve claims arising out of federal civil rights, tort, whistleblower, and contract law. The Unit also provides advice and training to various state agencies regarding employment issues.
If You Need Help
The Employment Tort Unit provides legal representation for the state, but cannot initiate action on behalf of the public or state employees. Please contact the relevant state department or division for assistance.