Asher drafted the opposition to a motion for summary judgment in an action brought by a sexually abused minor against the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services. After the trial court denied the motion, Taylor & Ring proceed to trial and obtained a $45 million verdict. Read more here.
Asher drafted the appellate and Supreme Court briefing which culminated in a published opinion affirming a $6 million attorney fee award. Read the opinion here. Laffitte v. Robert Half Intern. Inc. (2016) 1 Cal.5th 480.
Asher drafted the opposition to a motion for summary judgment, defeating a statute of limitations defense to a sexual abuse claim against a school district. After the trial court denied the motion, plaintiff obtained a $1 million settlement.