Atty Says Texas Firm Fired Her Over Pregnancy

Law360, Dallas (November 8, 2012, 2:46 PM EST) -- A Dallas attorney last week sued her former employer in state court, alleging the family law firm discriminated against her and wrongfully terminated her because of her pregnancy and maternity leave.

Carson Steinbauer, who now runs a solo practice, alleges partners at GoransonBain PLLC denied her promotions, refused to assign other associates to help her in a $100 million divorce case, and frequently belittled her and made derogatory comments about her pregnancy and her baby before unjustly firing her in October 2010.

According to the Nov....
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