I am a general litigator focusing on housing rights, and a partner in the firm Campbell & Farahani, LLP. Most of my firm's cases involve wrongful or fraudulent eviction, violation of local rent control ordinances, race, gender, age and disability ...
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Landlord & Tenant, Consumer Protection, Real Estate
Review: “We consider ourselves very blessed to have had such a powerful person handle our case. She never lets up, stays in contact with her client . This person goes over and above to make sure her client is being taken care of ...
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury
Born in Houston, Texas; educated at Brown University, New York Law School. Have lived in Houston, Washington, DC, New York, London and Los Angeles. Currently reside in Los Angeles, California. For five years was an Assistant District Attorney for ...
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Personal Injury, Mediation, Slip and Fall Accident, Litigation
Review: “I needed legal representation following an arrest for peace activism. I am grateful for the awesome representation, and also for the inspiration he gave me to always listen to what my heart and soul must express.”
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights
Review: “In 20 years of fruitless child custody litigation in which I at various times had numerous attorneys, paid and court-appointed, Darold Shirwo is the only one who ever gave a damn.”
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, General Practice, Criminal Defense
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.