KM&A Files Lawsuit Against University of Pittsburgh


February 1, 2016

Kraemer, Manes & Associates LLC “KM&A” has filed a complaint against the University of Pittsburgh in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

The complaint alleges that the Plaintiff was discriminated against on the basis of his race. The complaint states that the Plaintiff, a tenured professor at the Graduate School of Public Policy, has been the victim of harassment, unnecessary discipline, and a pay reduction because of his status as the only African-American core faculty member.

Lead attorney on this case is Sean L. Ruppert. Full text of the complaint, as filed with the court, is available at docket no: 2:15-cv-01538-NBF.

Kraemer, Manes & Associates LLC is an employment law firm with principal offices in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia, serving all counties in Pennsylvania, focusing on employment law, business law, litigation, and civil issues. KM&A clients include employees, small businesses, parties in litigation, and people with a variety of legal issues.

For more information about this case, contact Sean L. Ruppert at (412) 626-5550 or by email at