The law office of Wiley Walsh, P.C. is located in Austin, Texas, and stands up for workers’ rights. We fight cases in federal and state court, before government agencies, as well as private companies. We are committed to providing the highest quality legal representation from unemployment hearings to multiparty lawsuits and complex trials.
At Wiley Walsh, P.C., our law firm is dedicated to representing individuals experiencing difficulties in an employment law area such as, but not limited to, employment discrimination, leave of absence issues, wage and overtime pay disputes, wrongful termination, unemployment benefits, whistleblower retaliation, and harassment.
Our law firm’s attorneys know that the major part of a person’s life is spent at the workplace. Whether our clients have a job, had a job or are looking for a job, their everyday issues and concerns are vital to them, as well as to us. Our attorneys have nearly 25 years of combined experience aggressively defending our clients’ rights and representing their best interests. We represent private and governmental employees in a variety of venues, including the following:
- State courts
- Federal courts
- Governmental agencies
- Binding arbitration
- Board-Certified Attorneys
Rob Wiley and Colin Walsh are both board certified specialists in labor and employment law. Certification by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization means they have passed a rigorous examination covering all aspects of labor and employment law and have handled a large number of employment cases through litigation and, where necessary, appeal.
In addition to being licensed to practice in all Texas state and federal courts, they belong to the following professional organizations:
National Employment Lawyers Association
Texas Employment Lawyers Association
Austin Bar Association
Austin Bar Foundation
Our Austin employment attorneys are proud to represent workers. If you feel you might need our services, do not hesitate to schedule an initial consultation. We can discuss the pros and cons of legal representation so that you can decide if we are the right law firm for you. Please call today to set up a consult. Our law firm accepts all major credit cards for our clients’ convenience. In addition, se habla Español.
Colin W. Walsh
Colin William Walsh graduated from the University of Texas School of Law with Honors. Mr. Walsh has practiced employment law his entire career, and is Board Certified in Labor & Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Walsh has been selected by his peers as a Texas Rising Star by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters publication, for the past four years. In 2016, Mr. Walsh obtained a top 100 Texas jury verdict as listed on Topverdict.com, and did so again in 2020. He has been a guest speaker at the Transnational Workers Rights Clinic at UT Law and has presented at multiple employment law conferences. He is a Fellow with the Austin Bar Foundation, and is also a member of both the Texas Employment Lawyers Association and the National Employment Lawyers Association.
Jairo N. Castellanos
Jairo Nikov Castellanos graduated from the Univeristy of Texas School of Law, and has practiced employment law his entire career. In 2016, and again in 2020, Mr. Castellanos obtained a top 100 Texas jury verdict as listed on Topverdict.com. He has been a guest speaker at the Transnational Workers Rights Clinic at UT Law and other community events. He is a member of the Hispanic Bar Association of Austin, Austin Young Lawyers Association, and Texas Employment Lawyers Association to name a few.