Nichols Kaster, PLLP has been fighting for the rights of everyday people against the self-interests of major companies, manufacturers, financial services providers, government agencies, educational institutions, and corporate entities. Our Minneapolis people’s rights lawyers have a history of zealously and ethically advocating for our clients’ employment rights and civil rights both in Minneapolis and surrounding areas, and across the country.
As your legal team, we will advocate tirelessly for you. We care deeply about the people and communities we serve, which is why we take the time to listen to our clients’ stories and fight to change unjust laws, policies, and practices that cause undue harm.
If you believe your rights may have been violated, call (877) 344-4628 for a free consultation with our legal team.
Our team of passionate, talented professionals work every day on advancing and protecting people's rights in individual cases and class actions. No entity is too big to play fair, so please don’t hesitate to reach out to our firm to discuss the details of your situation.
Whether you have been the victim of discrimination, harassment, or your employer retaliated against you, turn to Nichols Kaster for the support you deserve.Learn More
Wage & Hour
Understanding your rights under the federal and state overtime and minimum wage law can be complicated. Our team of legal advocates is here to help.Learn more
We are committed to defending the rights of those who have had their 401(K) plan mismanaged or were wronged by the financial services industry.Learn More
Civil Rights & Impact Litigation
Our team of fierce and experienced advocates are committed to helping clients file individual and class-action lawsuits that affect change.Learn More
Our Civil Litigation Practice
We represent clients in all types of civil litigation matters, particularly those dealing with employee rights violations, wage theft, financial services issues, and civil rights and other social justice impact litigation.
The attorneys at our Minneapolis office handle civil litigation cases involving:
Employee Rights: We represent hard working individuals who have had their rights violated by employers. Our employee rights practice represents individuals and classes of workers in cases involving a variety of employment-related claims, such as:
- Breach of Contract
- Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Violations
- Hostile Work Environments
- Railroad Employee Rights
- Severance Agreements
- Sexual Harassment
- Whistleblower Claims and Retaliation
- Non-Compete Agreements
- Improper Background Checks
Wage and Hour Disputes: Our employment attorneys represent workers locally, and in cases across the country, for wage and hour issues relating to:
- Minimum Wage
- Exemptions from Overtime/Minimum Wage
- Off-the-Clock Work
- Independent Contractor Misclassification
- Overtime Rate Errors
- Wage Fixing
Financial Services Litigation:We are one of the leading law firms in the nation when it comes to financial services litigation and related issues. We regularly handle cases pertaining to:
- 401(K) Retirement Plans
- SEC Whistleblowers
Civil Rights and Impact Litigation: Our firm proudly represents people who have had their rights violated by powerful entities, and we strive to enact change. Our civil rights and impact litigation practice handles matters such as:
- Constitutional Rights Violations
- Consumer Protection Issues
- Discrimination Class Actions
- Fair Housing and Tenants’ Rights
- Healthcare and Patients’ Rights
- Labor Issues and Human Trafficking
- False Claims Act and Qui Tam Litigation
- Students’ Rights
No matter how complex or challenging your case may be, we have the experience, resources, and skills to effectively advocate for you. Our Minneapolis litigation attorneys are dedicated to helping you secure the justice you deserve.
Our firm offers complimentary case evaluations and consultations to all new and prospective clients.
Nichols Kaster, PLLP is recognized nationally as a powerhouse that fights for employee and consumer rights and takes on causes involving civil rights and social justice issues. Due to the size and experience of our team, our resources and state-of-the-art technology, and our ability to connect with our clients, we are regularly asked to assist smaller firms in representing individuals in important cases. Our award-winning team has earned a reputation for aggressively advocating for our clients and taking creative and strategic approaches to get them the justice they deserve. We stand up for people against entities, no matter how large or powerful, to hold them accountable. When you choose Nichols Kaster, PLLP, you choose a firm that will:
Thoroughly explain your legal rights and options
Provide the personal attention and compassionate support you deserve
Meticulously prepare your case for arbitration or trial while working to obtain a fair settlement
Utilize all available evidence and resources to build a strong case on your behalf
Act as your partner and guide in the legal process
Answer your questions and address any concerns you may have