e I’m an attorney, licensed in the courts of Washington State, in the United States... more
e I’m an attorney, licensed in the courts of Washington State, in the United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals,and in the United States Supreme Court. Following twenty years in private practice, I had the unbelievable good fortune to become a higher education attorney as Corporation Counsel at Gonzaga University for twelve years. Also, I served (and conti... 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.