Mr. Woods has devoted his entire practice to civil litigation. In 1973, he joined... more
Mr. Woods has devoted his entire practice to civil litigation. In 1973, he joined the law firm of McCormick Barstow in Fresno, California. Since that time, he has tried cases alleging civil rights violations, sexual harassment, race, age, disability and gender discrimination, political retaliation, whistle blower retaliation, wrongful termination and other employment-related matters in State an... view profile
Michael J. Rossiter specializes in Employment Law (management side) and Government... more
Michael J. Rossiter specializes in Employment Law (management side) and Government Tort Liability (government side). He has represented both large and small companies in various employment matters, including matters arising under California's Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA) and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. He has also represented governmental entities in cases dealing wit... view profile
A civil rights attorney helps protect the personal rights granted to you by the government. When someone violates those rights, a civil rights attorney can help you make them stop these violations, or repay you for any damage they have done to you. Your civil rights are spelled out in federal and state constitutions and in discrimination laws. In fact, civil rights attorneys are sometimes called discrimination attorneys because they frequently handle cases involving a person being treated differently based on gender, age, ethnicity, or sexual orientation.