I am an attorney with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs Office of... more
I am an attorney with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Regional Counsel in Decatur, Georgia. I represent VA facilities (hospitals, clinics, regional offices and cemeteries) and personnel in a wide range of legal matters (tort claims, employment, labor, contract and ethics) throughout Georgia and South Carolina. I provide ethics training for all VA employees. I also tea... view profile
Government attorneys focus on a particular area of government regulation. These lawyers are often called “regulatory lawyers” and can work for the government itself or work in the private sector helping people interact with the government. Some government law attorneys are also known as “public interest lawyers.” Public interest lawyers tend to focus on those areas where a large group of individuals is affected by government regulation–for example, environmental laws or anti-discrimination laws.