Fox Rothschild, Ousted Lawyer Look to Nix Sexual Harassment Suit

Feb. 16, 2020, 3:33 PM

Fox Rothschild LLP told a New York federal court a former administrative assistant’s sexual harassment and retaliation lawsuit should be dismissed. Or at least most of her claims should be and the remainder transferred to federal court in New Jersey, where she worked, according to court filings.

Former Fox Rothschild counsel Ian W. Siminoff, who Stephanie Jones accuses of attempted rape and other unrelenting sexual harassment in her Dec. 18 lawsuit, filed his own separate motion to dismiss with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York late Saturday. Siminoff worked with Jones in the firm’s Roseland,...

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