HSPRD files a lawsuit against the City of Berwyn and its Deputy Police Chief for sexual harassment

HSPRD files a lawsuit against the City of Berwyn and its Deputy Police Chief for sexual harassment

HSPRD filed a lawsuit on behalf of Berwyn Police Department Detective Carmelita Terry against the City of Berwyn and its Deputy Police Chief Joseph Drury alleging that Drury sexually harassed Ms. Terry in violation of the Illinois Human Rights Act. Read the Chicago Tribune article here and the Chicago Sun-Times article here.

Ms. Terry is represented by José Behar, Juliet Berger-White, and Kate Schwartz of HSPRD who represent clients in complex litigation matters, with a concentration in the areas of labor and employment and civil rights law. In addition to their litigation practice, they advise individuals, non-profit organizations, and corporations on a range of employment issues, including employment and severance agreements and employment policies and manuals and conduct necessary trainings.