Case Work

Successes of note include: Fonti v. Health Professionals and Allied Employees, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 48914 (D.N.J. 2017) (dismissal of union member suit against union because of unlawful employer subsidy); Cheatham v. NATCA (Ok. Dist. Ct. 2018) (dismissal of defamation claim by FAA mgr.); NATCA v. Federal Services Impasse Panel, 606 F.3d 780 (D.C. Cir. 2010) (federal court injunctive jurisdiction over federal agency); Burton v. Coburn (D.C. Sup.Ct. 2007) (legal malpractice and whistleblower suit on behalf of D.C. police sergeant); Federal Aviation Administration and National Air Traffic Controllers Assn. (2005) (arbitration over mass termination of air traffic controllers); Grinnell Corp. v. Road Sprinkler Fitters Local Union No. 669, 1997 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 7897, 156 LRRM 2337 (D. Md. 1997), aff’d 133 F. 3d. 914 (4th Cir. 1998), cert. denied 525 U.S. 825 (1998) (labor antitrust); National Air Traffic Controllers Assn. v. Dist. No. 1, Marine Engineers (D.C.D.C. 1997) (union disaffiliation from former parent organization); Crawford v. La Boucherie Bernard Ltd., 815 F.2d 117 (D.C. Cir. 1987), cert. denied 484 U.S.1020 (1988) (RICO pension fraud); Home Box Office, Inc. v. Directors Guild of America, 531 F. Supp. 578 (S.D. N.Y. 1982), aff’d 708 F.2d 95 (1983) (labor antitrust).