DOHA Security Clearance Hearing- Clearance GRANTED
In a foreign influence case where client was upgrading the clearance from one level to the next, client's security clearance was suspended due to family ties and activities in Pakistan. After a full hearing before DOHA, and after waiting more than six months for a decision, the DOHA granted eligibility for access to classified material. Client remains employed, with client's clearance intact.
Phoenix S. Ayotte
Ms. Ayotte (formerly Phoenix Ayotte Harris) was named one of the "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" by the National Trial Lawyers Association in 2014, "Top 40 Under 40" in 2015, "Top Lawyer" by Who's Who Global Directory, and a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers in 2016. In the past year alone, Ms. Ayotte has been responsible for dismissals, acquittals, or reduced charges in many serious cases where her clients were unjustly charged, such as: accessory to homicide, felonious mob assault, attempted malicious wounding, robbery, abduction, arson, possession with intent to distribute, burglary, counterfeiting, sodomy with a minor, child abuse, domestic assault, and more