O’Melveny’s Pro Bono Representation of Same-Sex Marriage Ban Challenge Noted in Several Publications

April 11, 2012

Several media outlets reported that O’Melveny & Myers is providing pro bono counsel to Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, which filed a lawsuit on behalf of lead plaintiffs, Beverly Sevcik and Mary Baranovich, challenging Nevada’s same-sex marriage ban. Sevcik and Baranovich are joined in the lawsuit by seven other same-sex couples, according to articles in Reuters, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Care2, The Raw Story, and the Wisconsin Gazette.


The case is Sevcik et al v. Sandoval et al, U.S. District Court, Nevada, no. 12-cv-00578.