Cases & Deals

Jones Day represents Cleveland kidnapping survivors on pro bono basis

Clients Berry, Amanda

The Firm is representing on a pro bono basis Amanda Berry, her minor daughter, and Gina DeJesus, three of the survivors in the Cleveland kidnapping and captivity case uncovered in early May. Cleveland partner James R. Wooley is leading the effort with the assistance of associate Heather E. Kimmel. The fourth survivor, Michelle Knight, is represented by other counsel. The Firm is working alongside Ms. Knight's lawyer and, at the request of that attorney, has acted as Ms. Knight's spokesperson.