Q: How can I have an attorney review my contract?
It is just one sentence, and does not have anything about breach of contract nor what would happen if I quit before the 2 years. That is why I do not know if it is even a real contract? Literally just one sentence that says I committed to grow in the company for two more years for a raise $2. I’ve already completed one year.
You locate and seek a consultation. You will probably have to pay a fee to compensate the attorney for his or her time.
A contract can be a single sentence, or it does not even have to be in writing.
It would likely be helpful for you to locate and consult with an experienced employment law attorney as soon as possible to explore your facts and determine your options. I would suggest you look either on this site in the Find a Lawyer section, or go to www.cela.org, the home page for the California Employment Lawyers Association, an organization whose members are dedicated to the representation of employees against their employers.
Good luck to you.
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