Won a complete defense jury verdict for AT&T in a one-week whistleblower trial heard in U.S.D.C. for the District of Colorado. The case was selected by Law Week Colorado as one of the "Top Defense Verdicts of 2010."
Stoney v. Cingular Wireless LLC, 06-cv-02003 (D. Colo.)
On May 7, 2010, Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell lawyers won a defense verdict on behalf of AT&T in an employment law case that involved important issues under the public-policy exception to Colorado's employment-at-will doctrine.
The company had fired a sales manager for insubordination. In response, she filed a whistleblower suit against the company.
After a one-week jury trial in the United States District Court for the District of Colorado, the jury returned a complete defense verdict in favor of WTO's client.