Gloria Allred’s clients tend to be high-profile - or if they aren’t when she takes them on, she definitely makes them so. Gloria Allred’s cases tend to be females who have been allegedly wrong in some manner, though she has had high-profile clients who are males at times as well. Allred’s women cases often involve sex on some level – ranging from representing two of Tiger Woods’ mistresses to Mandy Hamlin’s complaint against the TSA for making her remove her nipple piercings while going through airport security. Allred is a publicity hound and media manipulator par excellance, probably the preeminent lawyer in the country in this regard. Allred’s highest-profile case was representing the family of Nicole Brown Simpson against O.J. Simpson. This list is ranked with Allred’s most recent famous clients on top.
Irene McCormack2013: Ireme McCormack, former communications director for Mayor Bob Filner of San Diego, CA, filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Mayer Filner. She alleges he asked her to work without panties, demanded kisses and dragged her around in a headlock while whispering sexual advances.
Sharon Bialek2011: Whenever you run for a major office, it should be assumed that all your indiscretions will come to light. Sharon Bialek is accusing Presidential candidate, Herman Cain, of both sexual harassment and sexual assault.
Meg Whitman’s Maid2010: Meg Whitman accused of hiring an illegal alien, Nicandra Diaz Santillan, as a housekeeper for nine years.
- Photo: Graham Denholm / Getty Images2007: Case to establish Eddie Murphy as the father of her daughter.