A Partner at Raiser & Kenniff, Jim's practice areas include commercial litigation, employment litigation, civil rightscases, trust & estate litigation, and criminal defense. He started his career at White & Case, where he practiced commercial lit...
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Employment & Labor, Litigation, Arbitration, Criminal Defense
Review: “Mr. Graseck represented me in a civil rights case in the 1980's and even recently represented me in two separate cases where he won and I am honored to have been represented by this Yale graduate. ”
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights
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.