Atty Asks 11th Circ. To Uphold Fee Award For Gender Bias Suit

Law360, New York (February 1, 2013, 8:52 PM EST) -- A Haynes & Haynes PC attorney on Thursday told the 11th Circuit that a lower court was right to grant her attorney’s fees for representing another attorney in her gender discrimination suit against Haskell Slaughter Young & Rediker LLC, even though she had dropped her as her client.

Alicia K. Haynes, who had represented by former Haskell Slaughter associate Laura Ellen Lewis in her gender discrimination row in Alabama federal court until Haynes ended her representation of Lewis, argued that U.S. District Judge Abdul Kallon had...
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