Tag: removal

What Our Clients Say

Testimonial From a Client With your help, my attorney negotiated a settlement agreement with the Agency. I achieved a rescinded action in exchange for withdrawal of both MSPB Appeal and EEO case. I just received confirmation the Agency cleaned my…

What Our Clients Say

Testimonial From a Client It’s been a long and arduous journey and I couldn’t have gotten here without your help. ‘Thank you’ doesn’t seem to be enough. I just wanted to let you know that you made it possible for…

Retirement- After Being Fired

Federal employees who are removed from federal service (“fired”) do not normally lose any entitlement to retirement benefits already earned, with limited exceptions (see, 5 USC 8312).  The type of retirement in this instance is sometimes erroneously referred to as…

MSPB Mock Hearing & Training

Whether you are new to Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) processes or already a practitioner, both MSPB and the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) provide valuable training materials.  Among them are mock hearing video training sessions.  These videos will give…

“In Lieu Of” Removal

Federal employees faced with removal possess the ability to resign prior to the effective date of the removal action.  Employees otherwise eligible for retirement maintain the ability to retire prior to and after the effective date of removal.  While these options…

Disability Retirement Insanity?

Maybe, Maybe Not- You Decide Federal employee disability retirement applications are often confusing to employees.  However, outcomes are generally not.  It has been our collective experience, applications for disability retirement from Federal service are generally approved by the Office of…

FAQ: Should I Resign

“Last week they [federal agency] decided to fire me. Should I just resign? If I resign, what will show in my OPF?”