Case Conclusion Date:November 1, 2012
Practice Area:Civil Rights
Outcome:Confidential Settlement Week Before Trial
Description:Ms. Mattiacci was lead trial counsel, representing a law librarian who alleged she was fired and wrongfully arrested after being falsely accused by her employer/law firm of pulling a fire alarm. During the case it was established that Ms. Mattiacci's client did not pull the fire alarm. This federal court case involved claims of defamation, wrongful termination, violation of constitutional rights and malicious prosecution. The case against the client's employer settled just before jury selection for a confidential amount.