MATTHEW J. RYAN,Plaintiff,v.BUCKLEYSANDLER LLP1250 24th Street, N.W., Suite 700Washington, DC 20037KIRK JENSEN1250 24th Street, N.W., Suite 700Washington, DC 20037ELIZABETH MCGINN1250 24th Street, N.W., Suite 700Washington, DC 20037Defendants.Case No.: 1:13-cv-01816Hon. Beryl A. Howell
Pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”), 9 U.S.C. § 1
, DefendantsBuckleySandler LLP, Kirk Jensen, and Elizabeth McGinn respectfully move this Court todismiss this action with prejudice and compel arbitration because the claims asserted in theComplaint of Plaintiff Matthew J. Ryan’s (“Plaintiff”) are subject to mandatory, bindingarbitration. In the alternative, if the Court declines to dismiss, Defendants request that the Courtstay all proceedings pending the completion of arbitration, in accordance with Section 3 of theFAA. 9 U.S.C. § 3. Defendants also seek their attorneys’ fees and costs in bringing this motion.In support of this motion, Defendants submit the accompanying Declaration of TerriCarnahan and Memorandum of Points and Authorities, and include herewith a proposed Order under Local Civil Rule 7(c).
Case 1:13-cv-01816-BAH Document 3 Filed 11/29/13 Page 1 of 2