Lash & Goldberg LLP is excited to announce that Attorney Erica Rutner has been made a partner of the firm, nearly a year after joining our team. Erica focuses on class action and multidistrict litigation defense.
Lash & Goldberg LLP adds former Florida Deputy Solicitor General
Jonathan L. Williams to the Team as Senior Counsel
Lash & Goldberg LLP is pleased to announce that Attorney Jonathan L. Williams has joined the firm in Tallahassee as Senior Counsel. Mr. Williams’s practice includes state and federal administrative and constitutional law, product liability, health law, environmental, tax, gaming, and consumer protection. His work has led to successful client outcomes and national recognition.
Lash & Goldberg LLP obtained a final arbitration award rejecting an employee’s complaint asserting sexual harassment and retaliation against her hospital employer. The employee alleged that she was sexually harassed by a physician and then retaliated against for making a complaint about the harassment.
Lash & Goldberg LLP represented a Florida limited liability company and its officers in defense of a shareholder derivative action involving the ownership and management of an entity formed to acquire telecommunications equipment and provide telecommunications service in Latin America. Following the Firm’s filing a motion to dismiss plaintiff’s complaint, the case settled on terms favorable to the Firm’s clients.
Through three different proceedings, Lash & Goldberg LLP defended hospitals against attempts by patients to expand the coverage of the Florida Civil Rights Act to hospitals licensed by the state. In each case, the patients complained of disability discrimination and argued that the presence of a cafeteria on the hospitals’ respective premises transformed each hospital into a public accommodation subject to the Act.