Hilary Allen Featured in the Journal Record
Hilary Allen spoke with Journal Record recently about the trend of sexual assault allegations sweeping the nation.
Here’s what she said:
"The Oklahoma workforce is following the lead of women in national politics and the entertainment industry who are bringing allegations of sexual harassment to light, local attorneys said.
'I get a lot of calls each day now versus just a few a week. I'm definitely seeing an uptick in interest,' said Hilary Allen, an employment and malpractice attorney at Durbin Larimore Bialick law firm.
'The majority of them are not actionable, in my opinion. But the issue is definitely on the radar now, and people are looking more closely.'
Hilary said overall, employees are becoming more aware of their rights and companies are adopting stronger harassment policies. However, she spends a lot of time explaining next steps to clients, which includes giving the employer a chance to respond to the complaint
Read the entire article at journalrecord.com.
Hilary S. Allen entered the practice of law in 1996. She practices in the areas of Employment, Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Insurance, Products Liability, Contracts, Oil and Gas, Bad Faith, and Medical Malpractice.
Among others, Ms. Allen has been admitted to practice in Oklahoma, the U. S. District Court, Eastern, Northern and Western Districts of Oklahoma and the U. S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.