Passionately concerned with the rights of those accused of crimes, I stand up for... more
Passionately concerned with the rights of those accused of crimes, I stand up for those our society seeks to punish. I specialize in the defense of felony and misdemeanor criminal charges and asserting the civil rights of citizens abused by our criminal justice system.
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I have tried to make the site informative so you can learn something about me as a lawyer a and person. Choosing a lawyer is a serious decision and should be made based on the attorney's skill, education, experience, and the concern he has for people. There is one school of thought that states a lawyer should not get emotionally involved in the client's issues or problems. I do not agree. I fol... view profile
Federal and state civil litigation practice representing state agencies, counties,... more
Federal and state civil litigation practice representing state agencies, counties, cities, elected officials, nongovernmental entities and other private sector insureds and their insurers in Mississippi, Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and Washington, D.C., focusing on civil rights defense, voting rights, election law and reapportionment litigati... 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.