Chicago, IL asked in Employment Discrimination for Illinois

Q: I worked in Kansas and I currently live in Illinois I filed a complaint with the EEOC in Kansas and received a right to

sue letter I'm looking for pro bono lawyer. Do I look in Illinois or Kansas?

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Ethan White

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  • Employment Law Lawyer
  • Oak Brook, IL

A: You could likely file in the Federal district court of either state, but there is a strong possibility it would get transferred from Illinois to Kansas since that is where the events occurred and where many witnesses will reside. Good luck.

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