Why Choose Us

WE ARE EXPERIENCED. The Engelmeier & Umanah, P.A., team is experienced, working an average of more than 25 years in the legal field.

WE HAVE REAL-WORLD BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE. In addition to our extensive legal background, several on our team worked in other fields prior to the law, including: retail, property management, construction, accounting, government, nonprofit and education, to name a few. As a result, we understand how real-world business works.

WE ARE ENTREPRENEURS. Like many of you, we are entrepreneurs; we started our firm in one of the toughest business climates in decades and we have grown substantially. We understand, firsthand, why our business clients, and their owners, need timely, focused and cost-effective solutions.

WE OFFER COMPREHENSIVE LEGAL COUNSEL IN A VARIETY OF AREAS. Our experienced legal professionals provide skilled counsel and representation in many areas of law, including employment law, estate planning and probate, business and corporate law and early childhood education and school law. We also offer assistance in individual specialty claims.

WE GRASP THE EMPLOYMENT LAW PICTURE FROM EVERY PERSPECTIVE. In the employment arena, we have managed workplace dynamics and disputes from all sides. As managers in our careers, we possess collectively more than 100 years of experience coaching employees. We help businesses avoid litigation, protect themselves from unfair competition, aggressively litigate when necessary and train managers and employees on appropriate workplace behavior and effective conflict resolution. We also help individuals assert their rights in the workplace, negotiate contracts on the way in or severance on the way out of a job, and litigate when necessary. Last, but not least, we help both sides of the employment relationship as neutral investigators, with one-on-one boundary coaching or in mediations and arbitrations.

We invite you to get to know more about us and our many practice areas and hopefully decide to allow us to help you with your legal concerns.