K&L Gates Calls Former Partner 'Serial Harasser'

Law360 (November 20, 2020, 3:54 PM EST) -- An ousted partner accusing K&L Gates LLP of race discrimination is a "serial harasser" who has peppered his former colleagues with vulgar messages that included telling a Jewish attorney to "start the ovens," the firm told a Manhattan federal judge Thursday as part of a bid to freeze the ex-partner's bias suit.

The K&L Gates building in downtown Pittsburgh. The firm asked a Manhattan federal judge Thursday for a stay of a former partner's Title VII suit. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) K&L Gates asked U.S. District Judge Colleen McMahon on Thursday to stay former partner Willie Dennis' two-week-old Title VII suit...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Attached Documents

Related Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Subscribers Only

Case Number

Subscribers Only

Court

Subscribers Only

Nature of Suit

Subscribers Only

Judge

Subscribers Only

Date Filed

Subscribers Only

Law Firms

Government Agencies

Judge Analytics

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!