Ongoing lawsuit brought by Access Living, an independent living center, challenging the City of Chicago’s failure to provide accessible, affordable housing under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Fair Housing Act.
Ongoing case brought by Edward Kovari against Prisoner Transportation Services and two of its subsidiaries, alleging that he was subjected to extreme and inhumane conditions over 18 days while he was transported from Virginia to Texas in an overcrowded prison transport van. He alleges he was deprived of his constitutional rights, because defendants were acting under color of state law, and his rights under state common law.
Relman, Dane & Colfax secured a major jury verdict in 2016 in a reverse redlining case against New York-based Emigrant Savings Bank and Emigrant Mortgage Company, holding Emigrant accountable for discriminatory mortgage lending practices.
Brief for Disability Rights Legal Center et al. as Amici Curiae Supporting Petitioners, C.W. v. Capistrano Unified School District, Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, published in Cal. Sp. Ed. L. 2013, 315–60 (Practising Law Institute 2013).
J.D., Stanford Law School
B.A., University of California Los Angeles, magna cum laude
- New York
- Application to D.C. Bar submitted; supervised by members of the D.C. Bar
- Hon. Jane B. Stranch, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
- Hon. Kevin H. Sharp, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee