Honigman Settles With Ex-Secretary Injured On The Job

Law360, New York (June 1, 2011, 10:03 PM EDT) -- A former Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP secretary who says she was harassed and fired after suffering a back injury at work settled with the law firm, according to documents filed Wednesday in a Michigan federal court.

The terms of the settlement agreement are confidential, according to Sarah Prescott, an attorney for plaintiff Denise Fitzhenry. It resolves the suit Fitzhenry brought in October against the firm and its vice chairman Alan S. Schwartz, for whom Fitzhenry worked as a secretary.

In the suit, Fitzhenry claimed...
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