H&F Obtains Federal Sanctions Order against Defense Attorney for Improper Deposition Conduct

H&F Obtains Federal Sanctions Order against Defense Attorney for Improper Deposition Conduct

H&F successfully moved for sanctions before EDNY Magistrate Judge the Hon. Cheryl L. Pollak following defense counsel's egregious deposition conduct. The City will need to pay plaintiff's attorney's fees and costs associated with the deposition, and to reproduce the witness for further questioning. 

Queens DA Indicts McCoy Defendants

Queens DA Indicts McCoy Defendants

The Queens DA announced the indictment of Detectives Desormeau and Neve in connection with their arrest of firm client Roosevelt McCoy.

Manhattan DA Indicts NYPD Defendants in Firm's McCoy Case on Unrelated Matter

Manhattan DA Indicts NYPD Defendants in Firm's McCoy Case on Unrelated Matter

Felony charges involving perjury and official misconduct were lodged against NYPD detectives involving an incident in New York County. The indicted officers are defendants in an unrelated federal lawsuit being handled by the firm regarding an incident that occured in Queens.