Our runner-ups this week are repeat players: Two firms whose trial court work we previously highlighted got those wins to stand up on appeal.

A pro bono team from Latham & Watkins got their bench trial win in a voting rights case from earlier in the year affirmed by the Second Circuit on Wednesday. The team previously convinced U.S. District Judge Cathy Seibel that the East Ramapo Central School District’s at-large method of electing school board members violated the Voting Rights Act by denying black and Latino citizens in the district an equal opportunity to elect candidates of their choice. The Latham team included associate Charles Dameron, who argued the appeal, partner Andrew Clubok, and associates Corey Calabrese and Russ Mangas.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

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]