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Noteworthy Recent Filings
October 17, 2023 - Washington, DC
We filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development alleging unlawful
discrimination against Arab-American on basis of ethnicity and national origin in the administration of a federally-financed program.
Ak v. U.S. Dep't of Housing and Urban Development (D. Md.).
February 28, 2024
Justly Prudent files civil rights lawsuit against County's Nuisance Abatement Board
Federal civil rights lawsuit seeks to hold one of the administrative boards for Prince George's County accountable for unlawfully stripping County residents of their constitutional rights.
October 17, 2023
JD Howlette Law files unlawful discrimination lawsuit against U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Federal lawsuit alleges U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development unlawfully discriminated against Arab-American in federally-financed program.
August 2, 2023
JD Howlette Law takes on discriminatory housing case in Tampa, Florida
The case seeks justice for an elderly African American tenant who faced egregious discrimination by a landlord while leasing an apartment.
February 21, 2024
JD Howlette Law files wage theft lawsuit to protect worker's rights
Wage theft lawsuit alleges former employers intentionally and maliciously withheld more than $170,000 in wages owed to employee after terminating his employment.
December 12, 2023
JD Howlette Law files federal civil rights lawsuit against The City of Mt. Rainier and Prince George’s County
Federal lawsuit alleges egregious and hostile code enforcement actions taken by DPIE and The City of Mt. Rainier, including solicitation of sexual favors, resulting in destruction of our client's property.
November 17, 2023
JD Howlette Law officially launches civil rights division
We gathered at the D.C. office with friends, family, and clients to celebrate the launch of Justy Prudent, the new division of the firm that will focus on civil rights and constitutional tort litigation.
November 9, 2023
JD Howlette Law defends military veteran in legal battle against property restoration company
Counterclaim alleges unfair and deceptive trade practices on the part of property restoration company.
September 13, 2023
JD Howlette Law files unlawful retaliation lawsuit against U.S. Department of Justice
Federal civil rights lawsuit alleges that U.S. Department of Justice unlawfully retaliated against stellar federal employee for participating in the EEO process.
July 28, 2023
JD Howlette Law sponsors Just The Beginning (JTB) legal pipeline initiative
Our team had the privilege of hearing oral arguments presented by an astonishing group of high school students.