Virginia Employment Lawyer - Cindra M. Dowd

Cindra M. Dowd at the Law Offices of Richard J. Serpe, P.C. is experienced in representing employees in employment law matters and is recognized as an experienced litigator who will apply her litigation expertise to help you through your employment law issue no matter how complex or how small.

If you feel that your employer has violated that law, contact us to setup a consultation.

We can assist employees in many types of employment law, including:


Recent Employment Law News

  • Woman Fired Too Quickly from Isle of Wight Co. Job, Judge Rules

    When the Family and Medical Leave Act passed in 1993, it aimed to prevent the termination of employees who needed to take time off to recover from injuries. The act protected workers from being fired for up to 12 weeks of unpaid leave. It was seen as a victory for workers throughout the country. Unfortunately, Continue Reading →

  • Detective Sues City of Chesapeake for Discrimination

    The city of Chesapeake is facing allegations of discrimination from an African-American detective employed with the police department there. The detective has filed a lawsuit against the city of Chesapeake, the chief of police and three other officers. The allegations stem from a 2015 incident, when the detective learned an internal investigation had been launched on Continue Reading →

  • Pollution whistleblowers eligible for rewards

    For years, we’ve heard about the pollution of our planet’s oceans, but rarely have the people responsible for such pollution been held responsible for their negligence. That’s changing, thanks to the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships, also known as APPS. APPS allows pollution whistleblowers to alert authorities to corporate misbehavior and receive up to Continue Reading →

  • Teens Taking Summer Jobs: Beware of Wage Theft

    Summer jobs are an important part of adolescence, an opportunity not only to earn spending money, but a chance to learn and grow as a person. Many times, though, teens taking their first jobs are ripe for manipulating. While we’d love to believe employers have their workers’ best interest at hearts, the reality is that Continue Reading →

  • Former Uber Engineer Claims She Was Sexually Harassed at Work

    Popular ride sharing service Uber is under fire this week after a former employee blogged about the sexual harassment she experienced at the company. Former Attorney General Eric Holder has joined an independent investigation into the matter – an investigation ordered by none other than Uber CEO Travis Kalanick. The blog post that went viral this Continue Reading →