King & Spalding Denies Ethics Warning Led To Atty Firing

Law360, New York (June 19, 2017, 6:52 PM EDT) -- An ex-King & Spalding associate who has accused the firm of wrongfully firing him for raising ethical concerns about partners representing ZTE Corp. never communicated that he thought anyone had engaged in misconduct, the firm said in a Friday filing in New York federal court.

The firm also said David Joffe, a one-time member of the commercial litigation practice, even helped prepare the response to a 2015 order from a New York federal judge calling on partners Robert Perry and Paul Straus to show why they...
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Case Title

Joffe v. King & Spalding LLP


Case Number

1:17-cv-03392

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Labor: E.R.I.S.A.

Judge

Valerie E. Caproni

Date Filed

May 8, 2017

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