Protecting Workers’ Rights

We advocate for workers in a protected class who have been harassed, discriminated against or retaliated against at work. We also help employees who have been wrongfully terminated throughout Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts.

Experienced Rhode Island Employment Law Attorneys

A Dedicated Voice
For Employees

Your job is an essential part of your life and crucial for supporting your family. That’s why it’s so devastating when you face illegal discrimination, harassment or employer retaliation in the workplace. At Formisano & Company, we understand that this type of treatment is extremely stressful and we regularly assist clients who:

  • Are in a protected class and facing discrimination or harassment at work
  • Are experiencing retaliation from their employer for filing a discrimination or whistleblower claim, or a sexual harassment claim
  • Were illegally fired from their job
  • Need to review unfair employment contracts or severance agreements

With more than 40 years of combined employment law experience, our award-winning attorneys provide the diligent and effective representation clients expect and deserve. We are a dedicated voice for workers facing employment contract disputes or illegal workplace discrimination throughout Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts.

Your Answer For Assertive
And Insightful Representation

Workers are protected from workplace discrimination and employer retaliation by various state and federal laws and regulations. If you have been illegally harassed or discriminated against by an employer, it is critical that you speak with a skilled and experienced employment law attorney as soon as possible.

At Formisano & Company, our devoted employment law attorneys harness years of negotiation and trial experience to help clients seek justice when their employers violate their civil rights in the workplace. We are a respected resource in the legal community and handle cases in all levels of complexity in state and federal court, including matters against Fortune 50 and Fortune 500 companies and municipalities. We will stand up for your rights and help you seek justice.

Results Matter

We have won millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for our clients. Learn more about our successful cases here.

Formisano & Company Attorneys At Law

Attorney Referrals

Is employment law for employees outside your scope of expertise? We can help.

Referrals Welcome

Sharp Advocacy For Favorable Results

Our experienced lawyers understand that you may be dealing with a complex web of workplace dynamics. We are skilled in this area of law and have been recognized for our achievements. Our attorneys have been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers on multiple occasions, and our founding attorney, V. Edward Formisano, is rated AV Preeminent* through Martindale-Hubbell.

Employment law is complex – and we can help. Formisano & Company offers honest and practical legal representation to help you make the best decisions for your situation. We provide a high level of personal service and prompt communication and are fully prepared to go to court on your behalf. Our team is ready and able to help you protect your rights today.

What Our Clients Say About Us

“I was very fortunate to find Formisano & Company. I had an extremely distressing experience at work and was looking for some reparation. The resolution was exactly what I wanted. I doubt the company I came from will deal with its employees the same way again!” – Sara W.

“Attorney Formisano and his team were extremely professional, attentive and understanding. I was kept informed throughout the whole process and could not have been happier with the outcome. It surpassed my expectations!” – Brian T.