Sexual harassment is a distressing and unlawful form of behavior that has no place in any workplace, educational institution, or public setting. It can take various forms, including unwelcome advances, offensive comments, or any behavior that creates a hostile environment based on an individual's sex or gender. Victims of sexual harassment may experience emotional and psychological distress, as well as professional and personal consequences. Recognizing and addressing sexual harassment is crucial, and The Cheek Law Firm is here to help.
- Every 68 seconds another American is sexually assaulted.
- 1 out of every 6 American women has been the victim of an attempted or completed rape in her lifetime (14.8% completed, 2.8% attempted).
- 99% of the perpetrators of sexual violence walk free
Sexual harassment in the workplace is a form of discrimination that violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.If you or someone you know has been subjected to sexual harassment, seeking legal representation is essential. We provide confidential consultations, ensuring a safe space for you to share your experiences, and we do so with the utmost empathy and understanding. If you find yourself subjected to such behavior, it is important to utilize any available employer complaint mechanisms or grievance systems. Additionally, we stand ready to support you in exploring legal avenues.