Jury Verdict Upheld by First Circuit

 

The First Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a 2013 jury verdict in favor of  law firm Ropes & Gray LLP.  The jury found that Ropes & Gray had no liability for a former employee’s claims of employment retaliation.  The First Circuit also upheld the pre-trial dismissal of the employee’s discrimination claims against the law firm.  Ropes & Gray was represented by Lisa G. Arrowood, as well as Michael B. Keating, Christopher Hart and Daniel L. McFadden of Foley Hoag LLP.