Patton Boggs Stiffed Disabled Atty On Pay, Suit Says

Law360, New York (June 13, 2013, 7:55 PM EDT) -- Patton Boggs LLP was hit with a discrimination suit Wednesday by one of its former attorneys claiming it failed to accommodate his disability by sticking to a payment formula that punished him for having a back ailment that kept him from being able to work full-time.

In a complaint filed in District of Columbia court, 69-year-old Roy P. Lessy Jr., a former antitrust expert at Patton Boggs, claimed that he was paid according to a formula through which, if he earned the firm less than the...
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