Matthew R. Lawrence is from Valdosta, Georgia where his family has lived since the... more
Matthew R. Lawrence is from Valdosta, Georgia where his family has lived since the 1820s. He graduated from the University of Georgia in 1993 where he participated in the Demosthenian Society, the oldest student organization on the UGA campus.In 1996, Mr. Lawrence received his J.D. degree from Georgia State University.While there, he competed with the Moot Court Board and served as its presiden... 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.