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I was wrongfully terminated...

I was wrongfully terminated and I need to talk to a lawyer in Jacksonville florida

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you discussed the termination with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?

No

Lawyer's Assistant: Are you an "at will" employee? Do you belong to a union?

No

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