Compassionate Release – COVID-19

Lauren Timmons, Senior Associate, IP Trademark Group, Charlotte, Christina Wright, an Associate in the New York office in the Real Estate & Finance Group, and Thomas Walker, a Partner in the Litigation & Trial Practice Group in Charlotte, took on a compassionate release case representing a 77 year old man who has served more than three-fourths of his sentence and was due to be released to home confinement in a month but this team quickly prepared a motion for an early release to get him home sooner due to COVID-19 concerns.