Having begun my legal career representing mega-inurance companies, I quickly... more
Having begun my legal career representing mega-inurance companies, I quickly realized many of these companies cared little about people, even if those people had suffered catastrophic, life-altering losses. That realization did not sit well with me. Things were made worse when an insurance company wanted me to find a way to avoid paying a mother for the loss of her unborn baby, when the loss of... view profile
EXPERIENCE Tennessee City and County courts, Court of Appeals, State Supreme Court,... more
EXPERIENCE Tennessee City and County courts, Court of Appeals, State Supreme Court, Virginia City and County courts, Court of Appeals 4th, 8th, 6th Federal District Court 4th,8th6th Circuit U. S. Court of Appeals U. S. Office of Personnel Management Appeals Veterans Administration Appellate Court Unemployment, Social Security, and Administrative Courts. Public De... 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.