I am licensed to practice law in the State and Federal courts of Oregon, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. Supreme Court, and have appeared pro hac vice in Washington, California, Texas, and Florida thus far. I have been awarded the...
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Criminal Defense, Administrative Law
Previously with the Western Environmental Law Center, I am in solo practice, representing plaintiffs in environmental public interest lawsuits, and cases involving employment rights, police misconduct, and lawyer malpractice. I also have a limite...
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Environmental and Natural Resources, Employment & Labor, Appeals, Litigation
Melissa Wischerath of M.D. Wischerath provides innovative and effective legal representation across New York and Oregon to individuals, businesses, and organizations committed to social good and real change.
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Education, Environmental and Natural Resources, Estate Planning
Review: “When Mr. Faulhaber handled my divorce of 27 years with millions in assets, my ex-husband and I did not feel the need to get an additional attorney. Dwight was concise, took both of our desired outcomes into consideration,...
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Real Estate, General Practice, Estate Planning
I fight for the rights of all people to fair, equitable, and ethical treatment without discrimination, harassment or retaliation for speaking out. I have dedicated my entire career to advancing all peoples' civil rights.
Practice areas & skills: Civil Rights, Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, Wrongful Termination, Employment & Labor
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.