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A Charlotte-area doctor accused of chronic sexual harassment by three of his former employees has settled a federal lawsuit against him days before the trial was to start.

Dr. Hans Hansen, who operates Pain Relief Center clinics in Charlotte, Statesville and several other cities in the state, agreed to a confidential settlement of the lawsuit around the first of the year.

Hansen’s former employees Deana Lingle, Leslie Treadway and Robin Perun first took their complaints of months of chronic fondling, kisses and sexual propositioning by Hansen to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in 2010, then filed suit in federal court a year later.
Read more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2014/02/11/4685051/statesville-doctor-settles-sexual.html#.UvuBoflJ5fu#storylink=cpy

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Helen represents clients facing criminal charges in both state and federal court. She is a member of the Criminal Justice Act panel of attorneys in the Middle District of North Carolina, and is admitted to practice before the Eastern, Middle and Western District Federal Courts as well as the Fourth and Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeal.

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