Joshua Karsh

HSPRD Attorneys Attend CAIR-Chicago’s 13th Annual Event

On February 18, 2017, HSPRD’s Kalman Resnick, Kendra Scheuerlein and Joshua Karsh were among the 1,200 supporters who attended CAIR-Chicago’s 13th Annual Banquet.

15 HSPRD Attorneys Named By Super Lawyers 2017

We are proud to announce that twelve of our attorneys have been selected as 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers and three of our attorneys have been selected as 2016 Illinois Rising Stars.

HSPRD’s Continued Commitment to Justice

Our firm has and will continue to tirelessly work to protect the rights of these and other vulnerable individuals, including, if necessary, by challenging government action that is discriminatory, unconstitutional, or unlawful.

HSPRD Has Largest Reported Business Settlement in Chicago in 2016

HSPRD is proud to be recognized by Chicago Lawyer Magazine, in their annual settlements survey, for the largest reported settlement of an Illinois business case during 2016.

Joshua Karsh Appeared on Chicago Progressive Talk

HSPRD attorney Joshua Karsh appeared on Chicago Progressive Talk to discuss sex discrimination in the Chicago Fire Department.

Joshua Karsh Appeared on WGN Plus

HSPRD attorney Joshua Karsh appeared on WGN Plus to discuss sex discrimination in the Chicago Fire Department.

HSPRD and Co-Counsel File New Suit Against Chicago for Sex Discrimination

On October 28, 2016, HSPRD’s Joshua Karsh and Caryn Lederer, and Marni Willenson of Willenson Law, LLC, filed a lawsuit on behalf of 12 female paramedics who were denied employment with the Chicago Fire Department, charging the City with sex discrimination.

Joshua Karsh Helps Brings Home Victory for Female Paramedics Against City of Chicago

In another legal blow to the Chicago Fire Department’s hiring practices, the federal Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled, today, in favor of female paramedics in their sex discrimination lawsuit. The Court struck down a physical performance test that Chicago used for more than a decade to screen applicants for paramedic positions in the Fire Department.

Joshua Karsh testifies before the Chicago City Council’s Finance Committe

At the invitation of the Chicago City Council’s Finance Committee, HSPRD shareholder Joshua Karsh will testify before the Committee on June 15, 2016, in support of a proposed ordinance that would prevent companies that do business with the City from using or enforcing forced arbitration clauses in their agreements with customers and employees.

HSPRD scores major victory for migrant workers

Today, the law firm of Hughes Socol Piers Resnick & Dym (HSPRD) scored a major victory for more than 100 migrant workers, against Great Lakes Kraut, the largest sauerkraut producer in the world.

HSPRD Attorneys Included as Leading Lawyers in the Daily Law Bulletin

The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin ran a piece on Leading Lawyers in their Law Day Special Edition today.

HSPRD’s Joshua Karsh featured in the Chicago Sun Times

HSPRD Shareholder Joshua Karsh was covered in a Chicago Sun Times news article earlier this week concerning his representation of the 111 black firefighters of the Chicago Fire Department.

HSPRD and SMLS reached a settlement

HSPRD and SMLS reached a settlement of $390,000 in a suit brought on behalf of 14 Mexican guestworkers who had alleged abusive working conditions, discrimination, and retaliation at a Tennessee tomato farm.