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I need an attorney to write a demand letter to my former employer who still owes me wages- for which they did promise me in an email 2 weeks ago- however now they are ignoring my inquires about the money. I think I may also have a case of "retaliation" against this former employer and I need some free legal advice. I do not have any money to pay for an attorney. Thank you, Angela

Lawyer's Assistant: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Yes, Washington state, however my employer is in Colorado- I was a remote worker

Lawyer's Assistant: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?

Full time

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

No, that's about it

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Employment Law
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Employment Lawyer: attyadvisor, Attorney replied 9 months ago

Angela:

We are a general information and pursuant to the terms of service for the site the Attorneys cannot enter into an Attorney/Client Relationship with the Customers of the site. Therefore, we could not write a demand letter on your behalf on our firm letterhead.

There are Attorneys that provide FREE consultations that can assist you. Can you tell me if your employment agreement is governed by Washington or Colorado law? Is there an HR policy handbook?

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