December 10, 2016 – Eric Payne v. The District of Columbia – Attorney Donald Temple

Donald Temple

December 10, 2016

On this edition, Attorney Ethel Mitchell chatted with Attorney Donald Temple, the principal of Donald Temple. P.C., a Washington, DC law firm whose practice areas include civil and commercial litigation.  To listen to this radio program, click on the ‘play’ symbol on the black and grey bar above.

To learn more about Attorney Temple’s law practice, go to  Temple was the attorney in the case of Eric Payne v. The District of Columbia.  Eric Payne was an honorable public servant fired for dishonorable reasons.  Following six years of litigious stonewalling by the District, Payne finally got the justice he deserved.  A jury of seven DC women and three men found that their government had wrongfully demoted and fired Payne from his job as a director in the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO).  The jurors ordered the District to pay $1.7 million to Payne in compensatory damages.

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