Merit Systems Protection Board
Washington DC Federal Employment Law Attorney
The Solomon Law Firm, PLLC handles cases appearing before the Merit Systems
Protection Board (MSPB) throughout the country. If you need legal representation
as a federal employee in any MSPB case, it is strongly advised that you
consult with a
Washington DC federal employment lawyer at the firm at your earliest opportunity. During your initial confidential
consultation, an experienced attorney at the firm will review your case
and advise you on how best to proceed to achieve your objectives. The
firm has significant experience asserting the rights of federal employees
in a full range of matters that are heard by the MSPB.
The Merit Systems Protection Board is a federal agency which is responsible
for safeguarding the Merit System Principles which are nine basic standards
which govern the management of the federal workforce. These nine principles
are part of the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978. The MSPB has the power
to hear and make decisions in the cases of employees who submit appeals
to the Board concerning disciplinary actions or other employment law matters.
Examples of such cases are:
Cases concerning federal employee demotions, suspensions, furloughs, and
- Cases concerning an individual's rights or benefits under the CSRS or FERS
Cases concerning complaints under the
Whistleblower Protection Act
Cases involving complaints under the
- Cases involving complaints under the and the Veteran's Employment Opportunities Act
Cases based on complaints of
Prohibited Personnel Practices
You can appeal to the MSPB if you are a competitive service employee who
has completed your 1-year probationary period, or if you have completed
2 years of continuous service in the same or a similar position in the
federal government, or if you are a veteran's preference eligible employee.
Because of the often times complex nature of litigation before the MSPB,
it is important that you have an experienced DC federal employment lawyer
in your corner as early in the process as possible to help strategize
the best legal approach to winning your case.
Contact a DC Federal Employment Law Attorney
at the firm today if you need legal assistance with a MSPB case.