A blog devoted to the actors and public policy issues involved in the 1998 District of Columbia Court of Appeals decision in Freedman v. D.C. Department of Human Rights, an employment discrimination case.
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Akin Gump Admits I was Associate Material
Akin, Gump, Straus, Hauer & Feld Attorneys at Law
February 14, 1985
Mr. Gary Freedman 3801 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. Apartment 136 Washington, D.C. 20008
Dear Mr. Freedman:
you for your letter of February 7, enclosing your resume which was
referred to me as Chairman of the Hiring Committee by Larry Hoffman.
After reviewing and fully discussing your inquiry concerning employment
and our staffing needs, we have reluctantly concluded that we are unable
to explore further the matter of employment with you.
experience and credentials you present, it is difficult for us to have
to decline the opportunity to discuss employment with you. At the same
time, it is obvious that someone with your qualifications will have
little difficulty in finding any number of challenging and rewarding
We do appreciate your interest in our firm. We wish you the very best in your future endeavors.
AKIN, GUMP, STRAUSS, HAUER & FELD
By: [signed] _____________________ Warren E. Connelly, P.C. Chairman, Hiring Committee