Both Sides Claim Victory After Faruqi Trial Wraps

Law360, New York (February 5, 2015, 7:42 PM EST) -- Manhattan securities boutique Faruqi & Faruqi LLP and rainmaker partner Juan Monteverde called a jury's finding Thursday for a total of $140,000 in damages a “complete victory” after the sexual harassment trial brought against them by a former associate ended, with counsel for plaintiff Alexandra Marchuk countering, “I think we won.”

The litigants staked the competing claims to Law360 after the close of a three-week trial before U.S. District Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein that often veered into the uncomfortable minutiae of the events of the early morning of Dec. 16, 2011, when Marchuk claims Monteverde sexually assaulted her in his Lexington...

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