Washington, D.C. (August 23, 2018) – Four Correia & Puth attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in America©. Subhashini Bollini and Lauren Khouri have been selected on the Best Lawyers list for their work in Civil Rights Law, joining Linda M. Correia and Jonathan C. Puth who have long been recognized for the work in the areas of Civil Rights, Employment Law, and Litigation – Employment & Labor Law. Ms. Correia and Mr. Puth are recognized leaders in the law, and for over two decades, have worked together representing employees in all aspects of the employment relationship and with particular emphasis on employees who have been treated unfairly due to their status, and retaliated against or terminated due to unlawful discrimination, harassment, or whistleblowing. Ms. Bollini focuses her practice on the representation of federal employees, among other matters, and Ms. Khouri has established herself as a leader in representation of employees subjected to sex harassment, discrimination, and retaliation, and in Title IX actions for students who have been sexually assaulted on campus.
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