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John Winer Quoted in the Wall Street Journal

Posted in Breaking News on November 27, 2017

(See link at bottom for original article in the Wall Street Journal, Nov 23, 2017) Harassment Complaints Mount, But Successful Suits Remain Elusive – By Sara Randazzo Nov. 23, 2017 7:00 a.m. ET The number of inquiries hitting California attorney John Winer’s office each week has risen sharply since the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke. Women who endured… read more

UC Berkeley Student Files Complaint Against Former Campus Therapist

Posted in Breaking News on October 5, 2017

A new sexual harassment lawsuit has been filed by a student at the University of California at Berkeley against a former university employee. The complaint was filed on behalf of Justina Roe, the student’s real name is not listed. The suit filed in Alameda County Superior Court names Eric Samuels as the defendant. Samuels was a post-doctoral… read more

Cal student sues, alleges sex harassment by school therapist

Posted in Breaking News on October 3, 2017

A California University at Berkley Student files a sexual harassment suit against a former university employee. Our Sexual harassment attorney John Winer is representing the student who is not using her real name. She claims the former therapist emotionally abused and sexually harassed her. The former berkley employee is no longer working at the school…. read more

Daily Cal Reports: Suit against ex-Tang Center employee reveals wide range of sex misconduct

Posted in Breaking News on October 3, 2017

A sexual harassment lawsuit filed Thursday by a UC Berkeley student against a former Tang Center employee and the UC Board of Regents raised concerns among the UC Berkeley community regarding recurring allegations of sexual misconduct on campus, particularly pertaining to employee misconduct. Our California sexual harassment lawyer, John Winer is representing the student who… read more

UC Berkeley Student Sues Campus Therapist

Posted in Breaking News on October 3, 2017

A complaint was filed against the Regents of the University of California and a university-employed trainee-therapist accusing him of Title IX sexual harassment in addition to other allegations. Read the full complaint:

Tang Center employee, UC Regents sued by UC Berkeley student for sex harassment

Posted in Breaking News on September 29, 2017

A sexual harassment lawsuit has been filed by a UC Berkeley student against a former Tang Center employee and the UC Board of Regents. The complaint alleged that when the student was a patient at Tang Center’s Counseling and Psychological Services at UC Berkeley last fall, she was sexually harassed and emotionally abused by Eric… read more

San Leandro Doctor charged with his second sexual assault of a woman patient

Posted in Breaking News on August 17, 2017

The Oakland personal injury law firm of Winer, McKenna & Burritt has filed a civil lawsuit against San Leandro clinic Concentra and its physician, Muhannad Hafi, MD for sexually assaulting a 52 year old Latina patient Lydia Navarro a resident of Oakland, CA. Read full complaint below: