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Bernabei & Kabat, PLLC - Washington, DC

1400 16th Street, NWSuite 500 Washington, DC 20036

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Updated: 08/05/2022

Washington Employment Law Firm

Our office remains open, and in response to COVID-19 we have expanded our options for remote consultations and virtual meetings. Please contact our office to discuss what meeting option best fits your situation. Call 202-644-9935.


Bernabei & Kabat, PLLC, is a boutique law firm representing employees in all aspects of their employment, from negotiating and drafting employment contracts to representation of employees when their employer has terminated them for discrimination or illegal reasons. We also represent whistleblowers who report illegal and unethical activity of their employers.

The law firm is nationally recognized for its expertise in the areas of employment law and civil rights matters...

About Bernabei & Kabat, PLLC

Practice Areas

  • Employment
  • Whistle Blower Claims


  • 70%


  • Spanish
  • Italian

Previous Law Firm Name

  • Bernabei & Wachtel, PLLC, 2/06 -1/16

Classes and Seminars

  • Social Media discovery, National Employment Lawyers Association, - 2017
  • Expert Witnesses, American Bar Association, - 2015

Pro Bono Activities

  • Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under the Law (amicus brief), 2017 - Present
  • Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association (amicus briefs), 2009 - Present




Office Information


1400 16th Street, NWSuite 500 Washington, DC 20036


  • 202-745-2627

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Lawyers at Bernabei & Kabat, PLLC selected for a Super Lawyers® list


  • American Psychological Association, Presidential Citation, 2006
  • Best Lawyers, 2006 - 2017



  • Washington, DC Employment Law Attorneys
    Bernabei & Wachtel represents individuals in all aspects of their employment relationships.
  • Washington, DC Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Matters Lawyers
    Bernabei & Wachtel represents plaintiffs in civil rights and civil liberties matters, including: Free speech violations, Due process violations, Equal protection violations and many others.
  • Washington, DC Sexual Harassment Law Attorneys
    In the wake of recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions, counsel can play a critical role in helping employees understand not only their legal rights to work in harassment-free work environments.
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
    We provide legal commentary and analysis about sexual harassment issues for all of the major television and radio networks, cable news shows and print media. We are nationally recognized as experts in the area of sexual harassment law.
  • Washington, DC Whistle Blower Lawyers
    The Firm is nationally recognized for its successful representation of whistleblowers in government agencies, nuclear power plants, financial institutions, and other institutions.
  • Washington, DC Employment Law Attorneys
  • Washington, DC Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Matters Lawyers
  • Washington, DC Sexual Harassment Law Attorneys
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
  • Washington, DC Whistle Blower Lawyers
  • What’s Next for Whistleblowers, National Law Journal, Nov. 28, 2016
  • The Never Ending War on Federal Whistleblowers, Government Executive, Feb. 12, 2016
  • Law Firms Penalizing Departing Partners? – That Goes Straight to the Penalty Box!, Practical Lawyer, October, 2015
  • Ethical Duties and Standards in Disqualifying, Retaining, and Communicating with Expert Witnesses, The Brief (ABA), 43(1), 2013
  • Protect Whistleblowers, National Law Journal, March 16, 2009

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