Greenberg Traurig Faces Race Bias Suit From Ex-Paralegal

Law360, New York (March 20, 2014, 8:50 PM EDT) -- A former paralegal hit Greenberg Traurig LLP with a race discrimination and retaliation suit in New York federal court Monday, claiming the firm passed her over for promotion to an attorney's position after she had earned a law degree and ultimately fired her. 

Jacqueline Grant, a black woman of Jamaican descent, started work at the 1,750-lawyer firm in 1998 as a clerk and was terminated in April 2013, less than four months after filing a race and national origin bias complaint with the U.S. Equal Employment...
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