Tagged: disability discrimination

ADH Law settles $400,000 case against the District of Columbia in hostile work environment and retaliation claim.

In August 2018, ADH Member, Les Alderman, settled a lawsuit filed on behalf of an employee of a District of Columbia agency for $400,000.  The plaintiff was subjected to a hostile work environment based on her disability and regularly subjected to insults such as “crip” and “cripple” over the course of her employment.  When the plaintiff complained about the hostile environment, she was terminated.

ADH Files Sex and Disability Discrimination Lawsuit Against Capitol Police on Behalf of Female Officer

ADH attorney, Les Alderman, is representing a Capitol Police Officer in her lawsuit against the Capitol Police for sex and disability discrimination and retaliation. The officer, Mauricia Van Meter, was improperly expelled from the training program for the force’s prestigious K-9 unit due to her gender and disability.  Read a Washington Post article on the lawsuit here.

PAST PERFORMANCE DOES NOT GUARANTEE FUTURE RESULTS