Representative Cases

  • Counseled numerous individuals in severance agreement negotiations.
  • Represented an individual sued in federal court for violating a covenant not to reveal confidential information of former employer.
  • In state court, represented a client sued for planning to leave and start own business.
  • Represented numerous clients in unemployment appeals hearings.
  • In two federal courts, represented a manufacturer carrying out government contracts in disputes with subcontractors.
  • In arbitration and state court, represented a couple victimized by financial consultant’s misrepresentations about how to secure their financial future.
  • In federal and state courts, represented employees with various state law wrongful discrimination claims.
  • In state and federal courts, represented numerous clients with disputes under the Fair Labor Standards Act and the Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Act, for refusal to pay last wages due; refusal to pay commissions earned; violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act; and failure to pay overtime compensation.
  • In EEO proceedings, represented employees in failure to hire, failure to promote, and sex, disability and race discrimination.
  • Represented small businesses accused of race and disability discrimination before the EEOC.
  • Represented individuals in appeals of denials of benefits under employee benefit plans, such as pension and long-term disability policies, up to federal court.
  • In state court, represented a couple in fraud case arising out of purchase of house.
  • Prepared employment contract for highly sought after professional; provided advice on their employment contracts for many other professionals.
  • In administrative appeals and federal courts, represented a number of clients in their claims for long-term disability benefits or other employee benefits.
  • In administrative proceedings, mediation, and court, represented many clients (mostly employees) in discrimination actions, based on sex, race, age, disability, sexual orientation.
  • In federal and state court, represented small business clients in disputes over failed ventures, unpaid loans, and contract disputes.
  • Served as local counsel in federal court fraud lawsuit, up to Supreme Court.