Fired Sullivan & Cromwell Atty Sues For Sex, Racial Bias

Law360, New York (July 23, 2013, 7:40 PM EDT) -- A former contract attorney with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP launched suit in New York state court Monday alleging the firm and a number of its attorneys subjected her to repeated gender and racial discrimination, sexual harassment and workplace bullying.

Kalyn Stephens, who is black, claims she was discriminated against, routinely hit on and leered at by other attorneys, ridiculed for her Southern accent and mannerisms, intimidated and bullied while she worked as a contract attorney in Sullivan & Cromwell’s Manhattan office from June 2004 to July...
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