Brookfield, WI asked in Employment Law for Wisconsin

Q: I have been suspended from my job pending an investigation but my employer will not tell me what it’s about?

They want to meet with me but they won’t tell me who I’m meeting with. I have never been suspended from a job and I’m terrified to go there without representation.

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1 Lawyer Answer
William F Sulton
William F Sulton
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Licensed in Wisconsin

A: It does not sound like you need a lawyer at this point in time. Many employers would refuse to allow attorney representatives in an interview about an internal matter. If you are an at will employee, that could result in termination. The best advice I can provide is to request your employment file before you are interviewed.

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