Mr. Newar represented Kimberley Owen—the highest-ranking female officer in the Harris County, Texas Precinct 5 Constable’s Office—in a Title VII sexual harassment lawsuit against that governmental agency. Ms. Owen prevailed at trial and on appeal and recovered a judgment in excess of $500,000. Ms. Owen’s lawsuit received wide press coverage.
A second press article on the Kimberley Owen v. Harris County, Texas case, this one from the Houston Chronicle.
Mr. Newar, as co-counsel, represented numerous Hispanic workers in a race and national origin discrimination lawsuit against Shipley Donuts, the largest donut chain in Houston, Texas.