Experienced litigator in both Federal and Local court system. Skilled in all
facets of both civil and criminal litigation including discovery, investigation,
settlement negotiation, press relations in high profile cases.
Logical and resourceful Attorney/Advisor who effectively anticipates and evaluates
legal issues to protect clients and resolve cases.
Highly accomplished trial counsel with broad legal knowledge who has provided
counsel to government and private organizations for 33 years. Thorough in analyzing
statutes, ordinances and data.
Practice included representation of D.C. Municipal Unions Washington
Teachers Union, D.C. Metropolitan Police Department,
D.C. Fire Department, and among others.
Provided legal representation in a number of high profile cases throughout
career. Experienced in relations with the press as part of said representation.
Successfully defended client through Federal Criminal investigation and
Congressional hearings in case that resulted in the House Post Office scandal.
Successfully mediated case between the University of the District of Columbia
and its men's Basketball Coach after he was fired in violation of his contract.
Successfully defended off duty police officer in a shooting that became a
major news story see : De Onte Rawlings case.
Successfully defended ex Washington Wizards and University of Maryland
basketball player on weapons charges.
Successfully defended police use of force in the Navy Yard mass shooting and
recent police shootings at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center (Larry Russell
Dawson) and police chase from White House to U.S. Capitol (Miriam
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