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Facing termination from your employer can be a stressful experience, but taking swift action is vital to protect your rights. Each year tens of thousands of individuals face wrongful termination, leading to significant hardships.

Navigating this legal landscape demands expertise in local employment laws and a commitment to advocating for employee rights. Our Torrance wrongful termination lawyers possess the knowledge and dedication needed to guide you through these turbulent times and pursue justice.

If you believe you’ve been unjustly dismissed from your job, don’t hesitate to seek the support of a trusted legal ally. Feher Law’s team in Torrance is ready to protect your rights and pursue fair treatment on your behalf.

Why Choose Feher Law for Wrongful Termination Cases?

  1. Litigation and Trial Expertise: Our team possesses extensive experience in all legal proceedings, from initial claim filing to complex litigation and trial advocacy. With strategic insights, we ensure your case is presented powerfully to secure the justice you deserve.
  2. Compassionate Strategies: We understand the emotional challenges of wrongful termination cases. Our approach emphasizes empathy and support, guiding you through the process with care and understanding.
  3. Proven Results: Feher Law has a history of achieving significant outcomes for clients. For example, in the beginning of 2024, we won a $1.4 million settlement for a client wrongfully terminated after taking time off. Our top priority is getting our clients justice!



Meet Our Team 

Want to get to know the dedicated legal team at Feher Law Firm? The following attorneys are experts in employment law and personal injury, working to defend your rights and pursue justice for you.

What Clients Think of Us

Take a closer look at the first-hand testimonials from our satisfied clients, highlighting how Feher Law Firm’s relentless dedication, deep expertise, and focus on results have made a real difference in resolving their employment law or personal injury issues.

Dominique DeLellesDominique DeLelles ★★★★★ Thank you Feher Law for taking over my case and providing stellar service throughout a horrible process of waiting. Tom and his team made it easy to be at ease with professional, honest, and timely open communication skills. Their dedication to providing the client with the best possible outcome deserved is obvious! You can’t go wrong with this firm.Armando RodriguezArmando Rodriguez ★★★★★ I cannot express how grateful I am to the incredible team at Feher Law for their outstanding work on my case. They not only represent me with the utmost professionalism but also secured a top-dollar settlement that exceeded my expectations.A special thanks to Gizi, whose guidance throughout the process was invaluable. Gizi’s dedication, knowledge, and unwavering support made a significant difference, helping me navigate with confidence and ease. 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Your office Law firm is a 10 Rating.Ronald StayerRonald Stayer ★★★★★ I want to tell you these people jump through hoops too take care of you !! They call you and or text you every step of the way making sure you receive the best care and check on you too ensure your doing well they strive to be the best at what they do to protect you !!! They are there for you 24/7 I want to thank everyone at the office of Feher law firmRon sAria FadakarAria Fadakar ★★★★★ Tom Feher and his team are excellent litigators and trial attorneys. I’ve had the privilege of working with them side by side on multiple cases. As a result of that, I have seen the inner workings of how they plan, prepare, and execute. Above being attorneys, they know how to blend law and business while also staying personable and authentic to their clients and audience. Being personable is what gets your clients to trust you and a jury to like you. Since Tom and his team know how to be personable while practicing the rigid elements of law, they are able to get strong verdicts and settlements on behalf of their clients. Also, you can’t fake authenticity. A jury can read an inauthentic person from a mile away. That’s why Tom and his team can deliver. Strong legal minds, personable, and authentic.Madelin MachadoMadelin Machado ★★★★★ Their office diligently assisted in a stressful situation by handling the case from beginning to end. Made a bad situation better as I focused on myself instead, highly recommend their firm.luis miguel orozcoluis miguel orozco ★★★★★ I spoke to Gizy and she provided attentive, and expeditious service, thanks to the information I received from her ,I did resolved my legal issue I had, I would definitely ask for legal advice from them, sincerely thank you.Sophie E.Sophie E. ★★★★★ This is the A team you want in your corner.Raul AguilarRaul Aguilar ★★★★★ Excellent service, on time, friendly, respectful 100% recommended thank you for your serviceJ VJ V ★★★★★ The people there are nice and they are motivated.sandra castillosandra castillo ★★★★★ This firm is so special to our hearts. They kept us updated on our case and were so supportive to our situation. We recommend this firm. 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Thank you Frank and thank you Feher law !Eric GarciaEric Garcia ★★★★★ After getting rear ended in a really bad Car Accident, I was Referred to Feher Law. Tom, and his team have payed full attention to the details of my case. They have represented me throughout the process of my injury, recovery, and total compensation. They update me on all my appointments, checking in on me to see how I’m feeling, and consistently showing there support, and professionalism. There top notch representation always has my best interest in mind. There great efforts, and service gives me piece of mind.I will refer This Law Firm to all my family, and friends.Eli WillEli Will ★★★★★ They are very professional n make you feel happy with your decision of choosing themMiguel BeltranMiguel Beltran ★★★★★ Thank you for your service, it was a pleasure talking to Gizi. It was very informative about car accidents and the guidance of helping my dad with his employment issue.GMGM ★★★★★ Great place to go to if you're ever in an accident or need assistance in anything. Very professional and are straightforward team. Since the first call with this firm, it was welcoming and easy! I recommend to anyone. Thank you Feher Law Firm!Christopher OrozcoChristopher Orozco ★★★★★ Coolest and straightforward team as well as lawyer. They are less intimidating than the corporate one. To anyone who is shy or scared, I highly recommend contacting them. Just talking of whatever situation you are in, they listen and even guide you in your thoughts. The whole team treats you as a person and not as a robot.Christina HeiligChristina Heilig ★★★★★ It has been a pleasure working with the team at Feher Law. The process has been simple, and I’ve been updated along the way. I appreciate how they’ve taken the complicated parts out of this process and helped me understand what to do during at each step.Amanda GribbleAmanda Gribble ★★★★★ There really are no words to express my thanks and gratitude for not only this firm, but for my case manager Frank Murillo. He has gone above and beyond from our very first interaction all the way until my case was settled. Very personable and professional.Amanda LopezAmanda Lopez ★★★★★ I had an amazing experience with Feher law! The customer service was outstanding, and was exactly what I was looking for. I was so pleased with the service I received from FRANK, he went above and beyond to get me what I deserved. I would definitely recommend them for any auto accident lawyer!!!!Rudy ToledoRudy Toledo ★★★★★ Frank and his team are awesome! I was in a car accident and he helped me greatly! They are point on and professional. I give them 5 stars for a great job! If I need assistance in the future , it will be Frank I will turn to.Horacio MartellHoracio Martell ★★★★★ It’s been a great experience with the help and business of Feher law. They’ve been professional, prompt and patient, and worked hard for me and my sister highly recommend.Erika S.Erika S. ★★★★★ They were efficient and helpful. Thank you!melvin rossmelvin ross ★★★★★ As a result of being rear ended in a car accident, Thomas Feher, Esq.and Mansour Soltanmoradi Esq.of Feher Law, APC, led a team of attorneys to pursue compensation for my injuries. Feher Law’s initial overview of my case not only helped me to better understand its strengths and complexity but provided assurance that my choice was an excellent one for a successful outcome. In addition, it allowed me the opportunity to focus on medical injuries, surgery and personal matters. I was especially pleased with Mansour Soltanmoradi’s regular communication regarding mediation, court preparation updates and personal inquiries regarding my recuperation and well being. The professionalism of Mansour Soltanmoradi’s team, attention to detail and personal concern for me as a client was exceptional. By the way, compensation met expectations and I recommend Feher Law, APC, without reservation …MelChamont CortesChamont Cortes ★★★★★ This Law group was very professional and always kept me updated with legal processes. Sure cases take time but the end result was excellent and they fought for my rights.Erin PriestErin Priest ★★★★★ There was a little pick of a hiccup at the beginning but otherwise they did great. They got me the highest settlement possible. They also helped me out dealing when I had to deal with a horrible doctors office. They were behind me 100%. I would definitely recommend them.Daniel HurtadoDaniel Hurtado ★★★★★ Great service and great representation. I tell you what’s going to happen. I don’t need you wan very great service. I’d recommend this to anyone.Sam NDSam ND ★★★★★ I'm an attorney. I'm writing this review based on my personal experience with Tom and Feher Law. I had the privilege to watch Tom take the lead on many large cases against large corporations and insurance companies.Tom was able to secure so many multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts, that it is hard to list them all. I was impressed by his skills, composure, compassion, and work ethics. He is responsive, prideful, and beyond skillful.I'm confident that Tom at Feher Law is the perfect attorney to handle all your personal injury cases including car and trucking crashes in Los Angeles and all of California. He has my highest recommendation.Stephanie CowieStephanie Cowie ★★★★★ This is a public note of thanks to the Feher Law group. I was having a very negative experience with another law group and switcher firms based on recommendations from several other professionals. Tom Feher has been honest, supportive, and ethical. The results of my case are far better than expected. This firm is professional, knowledgeable, and caring. Believe me when I say that the attorneys are strong advocates for their clients. Thank you!Bonnie CaseyBonnie Casey ★★★★★ The most amazing lawyers and staff! They agreed I had a legitimate case and completely handled every aspect. From initially obtaining video of the incident, statements from those involved, all the way to mediation. The settlement we received was very fair! 5 stars isn’t enough! I highly recommend!Eddie RobinsonEddie Robinson ★★★★★ After getting lied too by another law firm Frank at Feher Law stepped in and took care of my dad and I. We were injured in a road rage accident and his truck was damaged. Frank immediately made the insurance company accept there responsibility and a check was mailed. My medical was paid my dads truck got fixed and we both ended up with cash for our troubles. I'm glad my dad called Feher Law .Cara McReynoldsCara McReynolds ★★★★★ I can not thank Feher Law enough for the hard work and dedication into making a very difficult situation easier to get through. I am also very thankful for the time and understanding each one has put into our case. I would not hesitate to hire them again. 10/10Cassie RCassie R ★★★★★ Very attentive and compassionate team that paid attention to details which produced pleasant results. Very grateful and thankful.Matt MunozMatt Munoz ★★★★★ Toms a Great Guy and will fight to make sure you get the compensation you deserve!Kathy MotleyKathy Motley ★★★★★ Tom Feher Law was very professional & knowledgeable. I’ve never had to do something like this & they were there for me, supportive, knowledgeable, & most of all patient with my situation. They helped guide me through what was needed & were there with answers to my questions. I would highly recommend them, for not just their professionalism, but explaining everything so that I could understand the legalities of the lawsuit!MahdiMahdi ★★★★★ I was directed to Feher Law office by my attorney who took care of me until my surgery was done. I was almost sure that this office must have been qualified but I couldn't confirm it up to the time it is finished.Now, I am so delighted to say thank you to Mr. Feher and every single member of his great team members, for their qualified professional efforts, apart from the abundant financial compensation they sorted out for me.I wish you the best in helping people who need you desperately and hopelessly in their harsh days of life.Megan BravermanMegan Braverman ★★★★★ I’ve known Feher Law since its inception, and would highly recommend anyone that has been injured or has a potential personal injury lawsuit to turn to Feher Law for help. Tom Feher not only has ample experience, but truly cares about his clients. His compassion goes beyond what many lawyers possess. He is also known for getting high dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients. I will also add that their staff is friendly, responsive and very helpful.Lawrence FriedlLawrence Friedl ★★★★★ Truly an amazing experience. I had the privilege of being represented by Tom, Shant and everyone else there at the firm. From the first phone call I felt so taken care of, everyone frequently kept in contact with me to keep me up to date and make sure I was well. I’ve got way too much good stuff to say about you guys. I received way more than I would have dreamed that I’d get from my tbi accident. Thank you, sincerely.js_loader

What Does Wrongful Termination Look Like in the Workplace? 

Wrongful termination occurs when an employee is unlawfully fired, violating employment laws or public policy. It can happen for various reasons, including:

  • Discrimination: Firing based on protected characteristics like race, gender, age, or disability.
  • Retaliation: Dismissal as punishment for protected activities like reporting harassment or exercising legal rights.
  • Breach of Contract: Violating terms of an employment contract, whether written or implied.
  • Violation of Public Policy: Termination for reasons against public interest, such as whistleblowing.

Understanding your employment rights in California is crucial. Victims may seek relief like reinstatement or compensation. Consulting a seasoned wrongful termination lawyer in Torrance can clarify your options and protect your rights.

Understanding Wrongful Termination Laws in California

California’s laws on wrongful termination provide robust safeguards for employees against unjust dismissals. Understanding these regulations is vital for employers and employees alike to navigate employment relationships effectively.

Here’s an in-depth look at California’s wrongful termination laws:

  1. At-Will Employment: While California follows the principle of at-will employment, allowing employers to terminate employees for legal reasons, exceptions exist.
  2. Protected Characteristics: Under the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA), employers cannot fire employees based on protected traits like race, gender, age, or disability.
  3. Retaliation Protections: California law prohibits employers from retaliating against employees for engaging in protected activities, such as reporting workplace discrimination.
  4. Whistleblower Protections: Whistleblowers reporting illegal activities or safety violations are shielded from retaliation under California law.
  5. Breach of Contract: Wrongful termination can occur if an employer violates an employment contract, whether written or implied.
  6. Public Policy Exceptions: Firing an employee for refusing to participate in illegal activities or exercising legal rights may constitute wrongful termination.
  7. Remedies: Successful claims may result in remedies such as reinstatement, back pay, compensatory damages, and attorney fees.

Have You Been Wrongfully Terminated?

Determining if your termination was wrongful involves examining the circumstances surrounding your dismissal and understanding your legal rights. Several indicators may suggest wrongful termination. 

Firstly, if you were fired due to protected characteristics like race, gender, age, or disability, it could be wrongful. Similarly, if your dismissal was retaliation for protected activities like reporting harassment, it might be considered wrongful. 

Additionally, termination that breaches an employment contract, whether explicit or implied, could be wrongful. If your dismissal violates public policy, such as being fired for whistleblowing, it may also be wrongful. Lastly, if your employer terminated you for reasons against the law or company policies, you could have a claim.

If you suspect you were wrongfully terminated, speak with our employment attorneys. At Feher Law, we can evaluate the circumstances of your dismissal, advise you on your legal rights, and help you determine the best course of action to pursue.

Why Hire a Torrance Wrongful Termination Attorney? 

Dealing with legal matters at work, such as filing complaints with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) or pursuing legal recourse for issues like harassment or unfair treatment, can be daunting when you’re alone. The intricacies of wrongful termination laws, both federal and in California, can make it challenging to understand your rights and the appropriate steps to take next.

That’s where having a reliable attorney from our firm can be invaluable. In such situations, it’s not just about seeking justice but also about securing fair treatment and alleviating stress. Our team will actively pursue your wrongful termination case to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve for being unjustly fired.

With us handling the complex legal procedures, you can find peace of mind and focus on moving forward. Leveraging our experience and commitment, you stand a better chance of winning your case and obtaining the fair treatment you’re entitled to.

What is the Deadline to File a Wrongful Termination Case? 

In California, workers who suspect they’ve been unjustly dismissed have a two-year timeframe from their termination to commence legal proceedings against their employer.

If you’re terminated for reasons that violate essential societal standards—such as retaliation for whistleblowing or discrimination based on protected traits—you have up to two years to pursue justice and potentially file a lawsuit to obtain compensation or other forms of relief.

Steps to Take After You’ve Been Wrongfully Terminated

The initial steps to take after being wrongfully terminated involve protecting your rights and gathering evidence to support your case. Here’s a guide on how to start:

  1. Review Your Employment Contract: If you have an employment contract, review it to understand your rights and any provisions related to termination.
  2. Document Everything: Keep detailed records of the events leading up to your termination, including emails, performance reviews, witness statements, and any relevant documentation.
  3. Review Company Policies: Familiarize yourself with your employer’s policies on termination, discrimination, and retaliation to determine if your rights have been violated.
  4. Seek Legal Advice: Consult with an experienced wrongful termination lawyer to discuss your situation and explore your legal options. They can provide guidance on the best course of action and help you navigate the legal process.
  5. File a Complaint: If you believe you’ve been wrongfully terminated, consider filing a complaint with the appropriate government agency, such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) or the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH). Feher Law will guide you through this.
  6. Preserve Evidence: Preserve any evidence related to your termination, such as emails, performance evaluations, and witness statements, as this may be crucial in supporting your case.
  7. Stay Calm and Professional: While it’s natural to feel upset and angry after being terminated, try to remain calm and professional in your interactions with your employer and others involved in the process.
  8. Consider Your Next Steps: Depending on your circumstances, you may choose to pursue legal action against your employer or explore other avenues for resolving the issue, such as mediation or negotiation.

By taking these steps, you can protect your rights and begin the process of seeking justice for wrongful termination.

What Can I Expect to Pay? 

With Feher Law, you don’t have to worry about paying anything upfront for your employment law claim. We operate on a contingency fee basis, meaning you will be charged fees once we successfully resolve your case.

Our contingency fee structure is simple: we only get paid if we win your case and secure compensation for you. This ensures that our goals are aligned with yours, and you can trust that we’re fully committed to fighting for the justice and settlement you deserve.

Areas We Specialize In

Our Torrance employment attorneys specialize in various areas of employment law to support you through any workplace challenges you may face:

Other Locations We Serve

We proudly extend our legal services to various cities in the region, including but not limited to:

  • Burbank
  • Carson
  • Compton
  • Downey
  • El Monte
  • Glendale
  • Hawthorne
  • Inglewood
  • Lancaster
  • Long Beach
  • Los Angeles
  • Norwalk
  • Palmdale
  • Pasadena
  • Pomona
  • Santa Clarita
  • Santa Monica
  • South Gate
  • Torrance
  • West Covina

Have You Been Wrongfully Terminated? Get Expert Help Today!

Contact our team of specialized attorneys in Torrance to initiate the process of addressing your employment concerns. At Feher Law Firm, we’re deeply familiar with the intricacies of employment law and pledge to offer tailored, impactful legal strategies once we’ve reviewed your situation. 

Contact us at (866) 646-6676 today to schedule a free consultation and case evaluation to get started.

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When it comes to your recovery and peace of mind, it’s vital to have an expert by your side that really understands the bigger picture of employment law. Explore the full range of services we offer below.


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The termination rules vary depending on factors such as employment contracts, company policies, and state laws. Employers are generally required to provide termination notice, comply with contractual obligations, and adhere to anti-discrimination laws. Additionally, some states have specific regulations regarding notice periods, severance pay, and reasons for termination.

When responding to termination of employment, it's essential to remain calm and professional. Consider asking your employer to clarify the reasons for termination and reviewing your rights, including any severance pay or benefits entitlements. If appropriate, negotiate the terms of your departure, such as references or continuation of benefits. It's also advisable to seek legal advice to understand your options and ensure your rights are protected.

In general, wrongful termination settlements can range from a few thousand dollars to several hundred thousand dollars or even a million dollars like our last wrongfully terminated client. However, it's essential to note that each case is unique, and there is no fixed average settlement amount. Factors such as the severity of the misconduct, the impact on the employee's career and livelihood, and the defendant's willingness to negotiate can all influence the final settlement amount.

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