Los Angeles Employment Law Firm, The Finkel Firm & Mathews Law Group Secure Watershed Verdict in Disability Discrimination Lawsuit
LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2023
The Finkel Firm, a leading employment law firm in Los Angeles, proudly announces a breakthrough victory in a disability discrimination case that has set a precedent for future litigation.
LOS ANGELES, June 10, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Finkel Firm, a leading employment law firm in Los Angeles, proudly announces a breakthrough victory in a disability discrimination case that has set a precedent for future litigation. On April 13, 2023, a federal court jury in Los Angeles unanimously awarded a disabled child $250,000 in emotional distress damages against PLB Management LLC (Park La Brea), a prominent landlord in the region.
In the case of C.R. v. PLB Management LLC (Case No. 2:21-cv-03275-ODW), the plaintiff, represented by the legal team of Jake Finkel, Eugene Feldman, and Avraham Kalaf from The Finkel Firm, alongside Charles T. Mathews of the Mathews Law Group, accused Park La Brea of discriminatory practices under the Fair Housing Act and the California Disabled Persons Act. The plaintiff asserted that the landlord unlawfully denied him the reasonable accommodation of a reserved parking space in front of his apartment.
The jury's unanimous decision in favor of the plaintiff represents a significant victory for disability rights and reinforces the imperative for equal treatment and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities. The Finkel Firm, renowned for its unwavering commitment to advocating for justice in the employment law sphere, played a pivotal role in securing this ground-breaking verdict.
Jake Finkel, the lead attorney for the plaintiff, expressed his satisfaction with the outcome, stating, "We are extremely proud to have represented our client in this historic case and to have achieved a substantial victory that will undoubtedly set a precedent for future disability discrimination cases."
The Finkel Firm's unwavering dedication to protecting the rights of individuals in the workplace continues to make an impact, providing hope and justice for those who have faced discrimination. The firm's accomplished attorneys possess extensive expertise in employment law and an unparalleled track record of success, making them the go-to choice for clients seeking strong representation.
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About The Finkel Firm:
The Finkel Firm is a premier employment law firm based in Los Angeles, California. With a deep commitment to justice and unparalleled expertise in employment law matters, The Finkel Firm has been instrumental in advocating for employees' rights and securing breakthrough victories in high-profile cases.
Led by a team of exceptional attorneys, the firm provides top-tier legal representation and a personalized approach to each client, ensuring the best possible outcome in every case.
"Proudly representing our client in this historic case, we have achieved a substantial victory that will set a precedent for future disability discrimination cases." - Jake Finkel, Lead Attorney, The Finkel Firm
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