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July 18, 2019

Herman Law Press Conference Monday on Lawsuit Against Grace Church and Episcopal Diocese of Arizona

PRESS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT PDF Version PRESS CONFERENCE TO BE HELD                                   CONTACT: JEREMY FREIMAN MONDAY, JULY 22, 2019 (1:00 PM)                                   (561) 277-2398 LOCATION DETAILS BELOW                                               www.hermanlaw.com COURTHOUSE PRESS CONFERENCE MONDAY ON LAWSUIT AGAINST GRACE CHURCH AND ARIZONA EPISCOPAL DIOCESE Victim’s Attorney Krisel McSweeney and Plaintiff Charles S. Taylor Will Be Available to Media Tucson, AZ ­– Sex abuse victim’s attorney Krisel McSweeney will hold a press conference on Monday, July 22, 2019, to answer media questions regarding the recent lawsuit filed against GRACE ST. PAUL’S CHURCH and THE EPISCOPAL DIOCESE OF ARIZONA. The plaintiff, Charles S. Taylor, will also […]
Krisel McSweeney

Clergy Abuse/Episcopal Church (Anglican Church)

July 15, 2019

Herman Law Files Lawsuit Against Episcopal Diocese of Arizona and Grace Church

PRESS RELEASE PDF Version FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                   CONTACT: LISA DANIELS MONDAY, JULY 15, 2019                                                        (305) 931-2200                                                                                                  www.hermanlaw.com LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST GRACE ST. PAUL’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH AND THE EPISCOPAL DIOCESE OF ARIZONA Church Leaders Ignored A Pattern of Sexual Abuse and Misconduct, Concealing Priest’s Actions and Allowing Church Youth to Be Subjected to Molestation Tucson, AZ – Sex abuse victim’s attorney Jeff Herman announced the filing of a new lawsuit against GRACE ST. PAUL’S CHURCH and THE EPISCOPAL DIOCESE OF ARIZONA. The suit alleges church leaders ignored credible reports of sexual misconduct by Father Richard Babcock, instead acting to conceal […]
Jeff Herman

Clergy Abuse/Episcopal Church (Anglican Church)

July 12, 2019

Herman Law Petitions to Release Secret Files, Press Conference on Monday

PRESS CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT PDF Version PRESS CONFERENCE TO BE HELD                                   CONTACT: LISA DANIELS MONDAY, JULY 15, 2019 (12:00 PM)                                   (212) 390-0100 LOCATION DETAILS BELOW                                               www.hermanlaw.com PETITION DEMANDS CATHOLIC CHURCH IN NEW YORK STATE TO RELEASE THEIR SECRET FILES ON PREDATOR PRIESTS Secret Files Will Help Victims of Abuse File Claims Under the Child Victims Act Next Month New York, NY ­– Sex abuse victim’s attorney Jeff Herman will hold a press conference on Monday, July 15, 2019, announcing the launch of a petition targeted against the dioceses of the Catholic Church in New York State. The petition urges church […]
Jeff Herman

Clergy Abuse/Roman Catholic Church

May 7, 2019

Former Bright Horizons Center preschool teacher convicted of child molestation sentenced to 15 years of probation

An Orange County judge sentenced a former daycare teacher who admitted to molesting children, to 15 years of probation. The former teacher Jayrico Hamilton had pleaded guilty to touching preschoolers at Bright Horizons Child Care and Learning Center in Orlando after being arrested last year. Several parents told investigators their children had been sexually abused during nap time. Orange County Judge Elaine A. Barbour sentenced Hamilton to 15 years sexual offender probation. He is not allowed contact with victims or their families.  “This is the worst thing that has ever happened to us,” a victim’s father said. “When families have […]
April 1, 2019

SEX ABUSE ATTORNEY, JEFF HERMAN, ANNOUNCES FILING OF LAWSUIT AGAINST HEARTLAND CHRISTIAN ACADEMY OF SEBRING, FLORIDA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:  SALLY HAIMS April 1, 2019 415-254-5884 shaims@www.hermanlaw.com                                                                                                          Heartland Christian Academy Under Fire For Sexual Abuse Of A Minor By A Teacher. Academy Officials Admit They Were Aware That Teacher Had Been Fired By Another Educational Institution For Alleged Inappropriate Behavior, Yet No Action Was Taken […]
February 15, 2019

Herman Law Announces Filing of Class Action Lawsuit Against Roman Catholic Diocese of New York

  PRESS RELEASE 41 Madison Avenue 25th Floor New York,  NY 10010   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                           CONTACT:  LISA DANIELS FEBRUARY 15, 2019                                                        212-390-0100 PRESS CONFERENCE TODAY www.hermanlaw.com CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST THE ROMAN CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF NEW YORK TO VOID RELEASES GIVEN IN THE INDEPENDENT RECONCILIATION AND COMPENSATION PROGRAM CASE WILL ALLOW VICTIMS TO FILE CLAIMS UNDER THE CHILD VICTIMS ACT New York, NY– Sex Abuse Victim’s Attorney Jeff Herman will hold a press conference on Friday, February 15, 2019, announcing the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of lead plaintiff Emmett Caldwell which seeks to […]

Accused Catholic Clergy/Catholic Institutions

November 20, 2018

Herman Law Investigating Cases Ahead Of The Child Victims Act Legislation

Herman Law is investigating sex abuse cases in New York, in anticipation of passage of the Child Victims Act.  The firm’s New York office already represents several victims whose cases are precluded by the statute of limitations in New York and has been waiting to be able to bring justice to these survivors.  Finally, it appears that this important legislation will pass and victims of sexual abuse in New York will have a measure of justice.  In addition, these cases will expose predators who otherwise are hidden in our communities.  If the law passes, we expect that victims from the […]
October 17, 2018

VICTIM’S ATTORNEY, JEFF HERMAN, ANNOUNCES FILING OF LAWSUIT AGAINST CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NEW YORK AND DIOCESE OF ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA

  PRESS                                   RELEASE 10-16-18 Filed Complaint   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                           CONTACT:  SAM HERMAN October 16, 2018                                                              305-931-2200 PRESS CONFERENCE TOMORROW                             www.hermanlaw.com   VICTIM’S ATTORNEY, JEFF HERMAN, ANNOUNCES FILING OF LAWSUIT AGAINST CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NEW YORK AND DIOCESE OF ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA FORMER BISHOP OF CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF ROCKVILLE CENTRE TRANSFERRED PEDOPHILE PRIEST TO FLORIDA WHERE HE SEXUALLY ABUSED A CHILD. THE BISHOPS AT BOTH DIOCESES WERE AWARE THAT THE PRIEST HAD BEEN ACCUSED OF MOLESTING A CHILD, YET NO ACTION WAS TAKEN Boca Raton, Florida– Attorneys representing Mark Cattell, a victim of child sexual […]
August 16, 2018

Herman Law representing alleged victims of Christopher Falzone

Herman Law is representing alleged victims of sexual abuse by Christopher Falzone.  The allegations include abuse of a child at Sheridan Hills Elementary School, where Christopher Falzone was employed prior to working at Camp Live Oak and Renaissance Charter School in Cooper City.  Renaissance Charter School is a  Charter Schools USA school.( Jeff Herman Law won a verdict  against Charter School USA for $5,250,000 in 2016)  we are currently investigating the claims involving Christopher Falzone.    If you have any information regarding these allegations, we encourage you to contact Herman Law or authorities immediately.    
February 16, 2018

Charter School Sued for Child-on-Child Sexual Assault in a Kindergarten Class

  ***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** Charter School Sued for Child-on-Child Sexual Assault in a Kindergarten Class   WHAT: JEFF HERMAN (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse in schools and daycare centers, announces the filing of a lawsuit against Citizens of the World Charter Schools (located in Brooklyn, NY) for failing to protect a student from sexual assaults by a classmate. According to the Complaint: A male kindergarten student stuck his hands down the pants of a five-year old kindergarten girl.  The little girl told her mother who immediately went to the school and advised the principal of the assault. […]
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