Evans VS Mitsubishi Motors Manufacturing of America

Mitsubishi's Female Employees Settle for Confidential Amount.  Company Donates $100,000 to Organizations Benefiting Women

Evans. et al. v. Mitsubishi Motors Manufacturing of America, Case No. 94-1545. Patricia Benassi was Plaintiffs' lead co-counsel in a sexual harassment/sex d... Read More

Edward W. Rose VS Keystone Consolidated Industries Inc.

50 People Discriminated Against for Age Receive Total of $1.5 Million

Edward W. Rose et al. v. Keystone Consolidated Industries. Inc., Federal District Court No. 83-1059. Patricia Benassi was Plaintiff's counsel in a multi-plaintiff age discrimination case involving 50 plainti... Read More

Delores I. Wills VS County of Peoria

Jury Awards Man and Woman $4.9 Million in Equal Protection and Due Process Case

Delores I. Wills v. County of Peoria, et al., Federal District Court No. 87-2328. Patricia Benassi was plaintiff's counsel in case involving discharge of employee for cooperating with law enforcement ... Read More

Ryan VS DCFS

Woman Retaliated Against for Testimony and Cooperating with Law Enforcement Obtained Settlement

Ryan v. DCFS. et al., Federal District Court No. 92-3079, Gillespie v. DCFS. et al., Federal District Court No. 92-3082, Patricia Benassi was plaintiffs' counsel in constitutional Equa... Read More

Wright VS DCFS

Employee Gets Job Back and State Pays Over $500,000 for Retaliating because of Court Testimony

Wright v. DCFS, et al., 40 F.3d 1492 (7th Cir. 1994) Patricia Benassi was plaintiff's counsel in a First Amendment and retaliation claim by DCFS caseworker who was terminated for testi... Read More