Recently, K & S, using its experience in criminal matters, has developed innovative strategies for defending employees accused of sexual harassment in the workplace.
Sexual Harassment Defense
Representative Matters and Results
- A senior defense industry executive investigated for alleged inappropriate conduct toward a female subordinate. K & S successfully rebutted the allegations, negotiated a favorable severance package for the executive and assisted him in navigating the federal sector political appointment/security clearance processes.
- A senior accounting firm executive investigated for alleged inappropriate conduct toward female subordinates. K & S successfully rebutted the allegations and negotiated a favorable severance package for the executive.
- A senior executive at nonprofit organization investigated for an alleged complaint of quid-pro-quo sexual harassment. K & S was able to demonstrate that no actual complaint had been made and that the investigation was in retaliation for protected EEO activity/whistleblowing. The matter was resolved on favorable terms via a confidential settlement agreement.