M&K In the News
McCarthy | Kelly LLP partner Gerald T. McCarthy is representing the former assistant of supermodel Naomi Campbell in connection with allegations that Campbell assaulted her on several occasions. The case made international news and is currently pending.
McCarthy | Kelly LLP partner William P. Kelly is representing a group of investors in a fight over the profits from the Oscar-nominated film Super Size Me. The case made international news and Bill was quoted in numerous news sources worldwide regarding the civil action which involves issues related to accounting for revenues and profits in the film industry.
McCarthy | Kelly LLP partner Bill Kelly was instrumental in preventing the Forest City Ratner Group from erecting a statue in front of Metrotech in Brooklyn replicating the raising of the American flag by firefighters George Johnson, Dan McWilliams and Bill Eisengrein on 9/11. Forest City Ratner's design altered the ethnicities of the firefighters so that the statue would be more "politically correct". The controversy made international news and Bill successfully argued on behalf of firefighters that history should be recorded factually and not to serve a political agenda.
Monumental Change - Backer Scraps Plans for Altered FDNY Statue
Red, White And Blue, For Starters
WTC Statue May Soon be Foto-Finished
Ground Zero Statue Criticized for 'Political Correctness'