Williams Mullen Slapped With Harassment, Bias Suit

Law360, New York (November 12, 2009, 5:53 PM EST) -- The former records manager at Williams Mullen PC has lodged a complaint alleging that attorneys at the firm repeatedly bashed her Vietnamese ethnicity and engaged in inappropriate sexual conduct, including one incident that involved a cucumber.

Hanh Nguyen Allgood, 53, worked out of Williams Mullen's Richmond, Va., and Virginia Beach, Va., offices from 1989 to 2007, at which time she filed a charge with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Then, on Nov. 4, she filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern...
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