The American justice system is founded upon the ideal of individual liberty and the proposition that all people deserve equal protection under the law. Your civil rights are fundamental protections from an overreach of government power and certain unlawful conduct by private parties. Meyer Thorp Attorneys at Law, PLLC represents clients in the Spokane area and throughout Washington in civil rights actions, standing firm against unjust, demeaning and discriminatory practices. Our knowledgeable attorneys work diligently to investigate incidents of unlawful treatment to build an effective case for relief. Our lawyers understand the laws prohibiting discrimination and handle all types of state and federal claims.
At our firm, our Washington lawyers represent clients whose civil rights have been violated in a range of areas:
We can seek injunctive relief in the form of court orders to end violations as well as monetary damages for certain types of egregious mistreatment.
The landmark Civil Rights Act of 1965 removed many barriers to equal protection that existed due to state laws that had institutionalized discrimination. Since then, Congress has passed additional protections to outlaw discriminatory practices in the workplace. We litigate claims of discrimination related to civil rights violations based on:
If you’ve experienced discrimination on the job, you should consult a knowledgeable attorney as soon as possible. Failure to file your claim with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) within the statutory filing period may cost you the right to have your case heard.
If your civil rights have been violated in Washington, Meyer Thorp Attorneys at Law, PLLC is ready to handle your claim in state and federal courts. Contact us at 509-533-1511 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation at our Spokane office.