Holland & Knight loses 3 lawyers after internal sexual harassment probe.

In 1 on January 30, 2009 at 6:52 pm

By: Scott Barancik
Three more lawyers are leaving Holland & Knight’s Tampa office,
bringing its net loss to 10 percent since an internal struggle over
sexual harassment allegations came to light in late March.
Richard M. Blau, an expert on alcohol law, is leaving Holland &
Knight’s Tampa office to join a rival firm. He’s taking 14 members of
his national team with him, including Tampa partner Elizabeth A.
DeConti and Tampa associate Grace H. Yang.
Yang, along with eight other Tampa lawyers, last year requested an
internal investigation of Holland partner Douglas A. Wright over
alleged sexual harassment. But Blau insisted newspaper coverage of
Wright’s …

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