Smith Campbell Partner Sexually Harassed Ex-Atty, Suit Says

Law360, Los Angeles (April 8, 2013, 4:55 PM EDT) -- A senior Smith Campbell Clifford Kearney Gore PLC partner sexually harassed and intimidated one of the Los Angeles law firm's only female attorneys to the point that she had to quit, according to a Jane Doe lawsuit filed Thursday in California state court.

The attorney says she confronted Steven C. Smith over his alleged unwelcome advances, which began when she was hired at SCCKG in November 2009, but that he continued harassing her until she resigned a year and a half later. The female attorney told...
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