Maryland Employment Attorney

Michael Amster, Partner

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Michael Kingston Amster has significant experience in diverse areas of employment law. He graduated from the University of Alabama School of Law, where he co-founded the Alabama Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Law Review.

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Prior to co-founding Zipin, Amster & Greenberg, LLC, Mr. Amster was the principle attorney at Amster Firm, LLC in Rockville, Maryland. Mr. Amster has litigated numerous Federal and State employment law claims, including Class Actions and Collective Actions. He speaks fluent Spanish and has worked closely with the Hispanic community.

If you have any employment related questions, or have some other legal matter that requires attention, please contact Zipin, Amster & Greenberg, LLC for a free initial consultation.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
    • Wrongful Termination
    • Employment and Severance Agreements
    • Overtime Pay
    • Minimum Wages
    • Unpaid Wages
    • Merits Systems Protection Board
    • Equal Employment Opportunities Commission
    • Federal Sector Representation
    • Sexual Discrimination
    • Sexual Harassment
    • Pregnancy Discrimination
    • Race Discrimination
    • National Origin Discrimination
    • Age Discrimination
    • Disability Discrimination
    • Religious Discrimination
    • Sexual Orientation Discrimination
    • Retaliation
    • Family and Medical Leave
    • Whistleblower Law
    • Preventative Counseling
    • Defense of Employment Lawsuits
    • Drafting Agreements
  • Other Areas of Practice
    • General Civil Litigation
    • Contract Litigation
    • Preparing Contracts
    • Personal Injury and Tort Litigation

 

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • Alabama (Inactive)

 

Education

  • University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa Alabama
  • University of Alabama, Bachelors of Arts

 

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star – Employment Litigation, Super Lawyers Magazine (2015-16)
  • Rising Star – Employment Litigation, Super Lawyers Magazine (2014-15)
  • Rising Star – Employment Litigation, Super Lawyers Magazine (2013-14)
  • Rising Star – Employment Litigation, Super Lawyers Magazine (2012-13)

 

Professional Involvement

  • Montgomery County Inns of Court
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers’ Association
  • National Employment Lawyers’ Association
  • Maryland Employment Lawyers Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Maryland Hispanic Bar Association

 

Community Activities

  • Mr. Amster acts as a volunteer at Montgomery County Bar, Pro Bono Legal Clinics
  • Mr. Amster volunteers with Casa de Maryland