Update: Laid Off Kilpatrick Lawyer Commits Suicide at Office
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Mark LevyWe reported yesterday that Kilpatrick Stockton had laid off 24 lawyers.

This morning, police and firefighters responded when Mark Levy, Washington DC-based counsel and chair of Kilpatrick Stockton’s Supreme Court and Appellate Advocacy practice, shot himself at the DC office.

According to a JDJournal tipster, he was one of those let go this week.


Levy’s listing on the firm’s web site says he was a Yale Law School grad, a former member of the Clinton DOJ and a member of the adjunct faculty at the University of Virginia School of Law.

Kilpatrick Stockton employs more than 500 attorneys in ten offices globally: Atlanta and Augusta, Georgia; Charlotte, Raleigh and Winston-Salem, North Carolina; New York, New York; Washington, DC; Dubai, UAE; London, UK; and Stockholm, Sweden.

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