Davis Wright Tremaine has closed its Seattle and Bellevue, Washington, offices after a firm legal assistant died Thursday. Lisa Carney, 60, left work Tuesday with flu-like symptoms, worked remotely Wednesday and was found dead in her home the following day, the firm said Friday.
There has been no confirmation that Carney was infected with COVID-19. The firm says it is still waiting for a medical examiner to provide more information. Davis Wright announced Friday that it is immediately closing its Seattle and Bellevue offices. It is also asking its Bellevue employees to follow CDC guidelines and self-quarantine.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]