About Us

The truth is, most labor and employment lawyers are scared to take a case to trial, or worse, simply do not know how. When we take a case, we do it on a contingency basis, which means that if you don’t recover, our firm does not recover.

Attorney Richard Celler

Richard Celler is the Managing Partner of Richard Celler Legal, P.A., a/k/a the Florida Overtime Lawyer. He created this firm after having served as the Founding Member and Managing Partner of one of the largest employee/plaintiff side employment law divisions in the United States.

Mr. Celler’s practice focuses on all areas of the employment context from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation under the Florida Civil Rights Act, Title VII, the Family Medical Leave Act, and other employment related statutes. Additionally, Mr. Celler represents individuals in whistleblower and wage and hour litigation (overtime, minimum wage, commissions, final paychecks). We encourage you to look at the remainder of our website for information on your rights and benefits in the workplace – www.floridaovertimelawyer.com.

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The Celler Legal Difference

Why We Win

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We pride ourselves as a law firm as staying in constant communication with our clients. If you have a question, you can call us, you can email us, and you can text us. We have a 24 hour policy in this firm, and everyone on the team knows, if you have a question we are here to help. If there are any issues regarding your case, we’re a mom and pop firm that believes in family within the firm and with our clients. If you have an issue, or something you need to discuss, we’re here for you. If you need anything – reach out to us.

The truth is, nobody ever hires an employment lawyer when they are happy. This traumatic event has happened and you can feel like the walls are closing in around you – BUT – that is why you hire us – to be your voice. When everything feels dark and like it won’t get better – we promise it will, and need you to just hang in there. We provide 100% free legal case reviews, and will analyze the facts and information you give us to see if you have a viable employment law claim. And if we take your case – You are going to get our best foot forward, each and every step. You are going to get advocates and lawyers on your behalf – who understand what it’s like to get fired and have their rights and livelihood taken. We’re going to fight like dogs to make sure you get your day in court and are heard by a judge and jury and get compensated for what you should be entitled to, or fight to get you the resolution you deserve.

Results matter. We’ve won well over $100 Millions for workers over Thousands of cases across Florida. Our labor lawyers have an award-winning track record of results fighting for Florida employee rights and justice for workers. This employment law firm is unafraid to go to trial if necessary and has a hard won reputation for achieving landmark results for workers, and because we work on a contingency fee, you pay nothing up front, nothing out-of-pocket unless we win your case.

We understand what you are going through, and we are here to help. We know the oppositions playbook. We have assembled an amazing team of attorneys with specialized experience to put to work on your behalf in and out of the courtroom. We’ve helped thousands of Floridians just like you achieve closure and justice in their time of need, and if we can help you too – we’re going to.


GTN News

GTN News interview of Davie, Florida Employment lawyer Richard Celler in lawsuit against Waldo City and the two men who were in charged with the police department.


News4JAX features Richard Celler Legal, PA against Waldo City Council, which involves four former police officers who are suing, saying they are being punished for telling the truth.

Gainsville Online

Ex-Waldo Police Officers Plan to Sue. Four former Waldo police officers plan to sue the city that once employed them because they blew the whistle on alleged illegal activity within the agency, leading to its closure.

Spartan Race

Team Celler Legal proudly participated in the South Florida Spartan race. Way to go team!


WCJB-TV features Richard Celler Legal, P.A. high profile lawsuit against City of Waldo for illegally firing four police officers after blowing the whistle on the city that employed them for alleged fraud.


WFTV features Davie, Florida Employment Attorney Richard Celler Legal, PA regarding the filed lawsuit by the health care facility workers claiming they were fired because they were not religious enough.