Attorney represents client months after her demise
Fred Triem tells Court his client told him parameters by which to settle case
September 7, 2017
Local attorney Fred Triem appeared before Superior Court Judge William Carey on August 22, to argue that his client Helen Lingley had given him verbal permission to reach a settlement with her former employer Alaska Airlines to resolve a wrongful termination claim Triem filed on her behalf five years ago in 2012.
Lingley was terminated from her customer service position with Alaska Airlines in Juneau for removing a customer's lost ear buds from the baggage lock-up area of the terminal, for personal use. Lingley claims she only borrowed the buds and returned them later.
Lingley died on June...