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The Dignity Deposit

The personal harassment cases that made an employment attorney out of Genie Harrison

For Genie Harrison, 47, a plaintiff’s employment litigator in Los Angeles, the pain her clients go through is personal because she’s felt it herself. Shortly after she graduated high school at the age of 15, a mentor invited her into his office and said, “Come over here and sit in my lap.” He was an eminent septuagenarian on the board of Radford High School in El Paso, Texas. “Since I was starting college so young, mother entrusted me to his care,” she recalls. “There was an …

The Talent Behind the Talent

Candace Carlo is like Teri Garr in a Game of Thrones town

Candace Carlo’s abundant blond bangs almost cover her eyes, and that’s how she likes it. “Some people in Hollywood are like, ‘Me, me, me!’ But I like to be in the background,” she says. “Just quietly let me do my thing.” She does that while seated behind a big desk in West LA, with art on the walls autographed by John Lennon and clients like Mick Jagger and composer Hans Zimmer, and with stunning views of the Santa Monica Mountains as a backdrop. A partner at Kleinberg Lange …

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