Ex-Quinn Emanuel Atty Takes Another Shot At Race Bias Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (January 31, 2013, 7:54 PM EST) -- Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP was hit in New York state court Thursday with a newly refiled race discrimination suit by a black former staff attorney alleging that the firm forced her to resign after she complained of receiving fewer and less appealing assignments than white lawyers.

Thursday’s lawsuit, filed in New York Supreme Court by former Quinn Emanuel on-call attorney Kisshia Simmons-Grant, comes less than a month after a New York federal judge threw out the case, finding that the lawyer hadn’t demonstrated that...
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