Brown, Goldstein & Levy ranked in 2015 “Best Law Firms”

Brown, Goldstein & Levy was ranked by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in the “Best Law Firms” list in 13 metropolitan categories and 5 national categories.
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Over 570 Employees with Disabilities Settle Discrimination Class Action Against the Social Security Administration

The U.S. EEOC approved a class-wide settlement on behalf of a class of over 570 current and former SSA employees with disabilities, which includes monetary relief of $9.98 million and improvements to policies impacting the careers of employees with disabilities.
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Evidence Boot Camp with Andy Levy and Special Guest Speaker Hon. Joe Murphy

Evidence Boot Camp with Andy Levy and Special Guest Speaker Hon. Joe Murphy. A one-day, soup-to-nuts refresher on the Rules of Evidence – State and Federal.
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National Federation of the Blind Reaches Agreement with U.S. Department of Education

Dan Goldstein & Jessie Weber represented The National Federation of the Blind and three individuals in an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education that will make student loan information accessible to blind Americans.
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Evidence

Evidence Seminar Both sessions are sold out.  No more registrations are being taken.  Thank you for your interest. For those already registered, location information is below. November 7, 2014 Session BWI/Linthicum Westin BWI 1110 Old Elkridge Landing Road November 14, 2014 Session Greenbelt Marriott 6400 Ivy Lane      

Brooke Lierman Selected for The Daily Record’s 2014 Leading Women Award

Brown, Goldstein & Levy is proud to announce that The Daily Record selected Brooke Lierman, an associate at the firm, to receive the 2014 Leading Women award, given to women who are 40 years of age or younger for the accomplishments they have made so far in their careers.
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Deaf Juror Denied an Interpreter

Joe Espo represented Michelle Koplitz, a deaf District of Columbia resident, who was summoned for grand jury service in Superior Court and not allowed to serve because the court refused to pay for an interpreter.
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Andrew D. Freeman Inducted as Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers

Andrew D. Freeman, a partner at Brown, Goldstein & Levy, has been inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in America. Six out of 18 attorneys at the firm are Fellows.
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4th Circuit revives lawsuit over wrongful murder conviction

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals allowed the case of James Larry Owens to proceed against the Baltimore Police Department, the police officers who intentionally withheld exculpatory evidence during his trial, and the Assistant State’s Attorney who deliberately presented false evidence against him. Joshua Treem and Laura Abelson represented Mr. Owens.
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National Federation of the Blind Applauds Ruling on Access to Absentee Ballots

A ruling by Judge Richard D. Bennett will require the Maryland Board of Elections to make its online ballot-marking tool available to voters with disabilities in the November, 2014 election.
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