HOUSTON – A Houston woman has pursued legal action in
response to her alleged termination from a dental clinic last year, recent
Harris County District Court records show.
Latasha Green is suing Champions Modern Dentistry and
Orthodontic and Pacific Dental on a claim she lost her job as a dental
assistant because of her race. She initiated the litigation on Feb. 27.
Per Green, she experienced a hostile work environment
despite a clean performance record.
Her lawsuit explains that she was verbally assaulted by one
Dr. Mulikat Adetosoye during a mandatory employee meeting on Feb. 15, 2016,
adding Adetosoye nearly hit her in the face.
Green subsequently reported the incident in question out of
concern for her safety to which court papers state that her superiors did
The complainant further shows that the plaintiff reported
Adetosoye, who is not a party in the litigation, for over-diagnosing patients
only to be ultimately fired.
Green insists the move was in retaliation for her complaint
“This retaliation was and is due to the plaintiff exercising
her rights by reporting overbilling,” the original petition says.
Consequently, she seeks unspecified monetary damages and a
Attorneys Dani Bradberry and Arthur J. White, III of the law
firm The Bradberry Group, LLC in Houston serve as Green’s legal counsel.
Harris County 334th District Court Case No. 2017-13491