Firm Profile

Correia & Puth, PLLC
1400 Sixteenth Street, NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20036
United States
(202) 602.6500

Firm Details

Correia & Puth, PLLC is devoted to the representation of employees, not employers.  The firm represents targets of sex harassment and discrimination,  including LGBTQ and transgender employees, and whistleblowers and others who have encountered retaliation.  Correia & Puth represents employees, professionals, and executives negotiating contracts and severance agreements, at every level in every field or profession.  As advocates for employee rights, Correia & Puth dedicates their professional work to workplace fairness and justice for employees.  The firm also represents victims of sexual assault on campuses nationwide with claims under Title IX.

For over two decades, Linda Correia and Jonathan Puth have worked together representing employees, and lead a firm dedicated to employment law and to the representation of employees, in all aspects of the employment relationship and with particular emphasis on employees who have been treated unfairly due to their status, and retaliated against or terminated due to unlawful discrimination, harassment, or whistleblowing.  Correia & Puth, PLLC is deeply devoted to advancing employee rights.  The firm aggressively fights discrimination, retaliation, and sexual harassment in the workplace. The firm also advocates for employees in severance negotiations, seeks to protect disability and leave rights, and counsels employees facing workplace difficulties.

Correia & Puth lawyers Subhashini Bollini and Lauren Khouri have been selected by their peers for inclusion as 2019 Best Lawyers for their work in Civil Rights Law.  They join Linda M. Correia and Jonathan C. Puth who have for years been recognized by Best Lawyers in America© for the work in the areas of Civil Rights, Employment Law, and Litigation – Employment & Labor Law.  Linda Correia and Jonathan Puth are recognized leaders in the employment law field and have been selected for inclusion by Super Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America® for their work representing employees.  Both were selected by Trial Lawyers for Public Justice as Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2000 as co-counsel.  Ms. Correia and Mr. Puth are rated by Martindale-Hubbell as “AV Preeminent,” the highest attorney peer review rating.  The members of Correia & Puth have achieved a reputation as tenacious advocates for their clients.

Ms. Correia & Mr. Puth have presided over or served on the Board of Directors of organizations dedicated to advancing workplace rights and the fair administration of justice, including the National Employment Lawyers Association, the Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association, Public Justice Foundation, and the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC.




Women: 1


Men: 1

Of Counsel

Women: 1

Asian: 1


Women: 2

Asian: 1

Multi-Racial: 2


Men: 2

Management / Department Heads

Women: 1

African-American: 1

Top Listed National Awards

  • Top Listed in the United States in Civil Rights Law with 4 lawyers

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in District of Columbia in Civil Rights Law with 4 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Washington in Civil Rights Law with 4 lawyers

Firm Practice Areas

  • Civil Rights Law
  • Employment Law - Individuals
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment