For over 20 years, the Dolan Law Firm has worked to protect the civil rights and and fought for full and complete equality of all persons in cases filed in federal and state court in San Francisco and across California. On behalf of our courageous clients, we have stopped discrimination embedded in workplace polices and practices that caused them deep emotional pain and prevented their career advancement.
Specific areas of the law our civil rights attorneys focus on include:
- Upholding the rights of Lesbian, Transgender, Bisexual & Transgender persons: In 2016, The Advocate selected Chris Dolan as one of the top 25 Attorneys Fighting For Trans Rights, helping transgender persons secure their equal rights.
- Representing individuals whose civil rights were violated by law enforcement officers in police misconduct and excessive forces cases.
- Representing the parents of special needs students abused or neglected by teachers, aides, or other school staff as well as students assaulted by other students and third parties in lawsuits against the school district for failing to properly supervise and safeguard the students.
- Muslim Americans subjected to outrageous discrimination and slurs on the basis of their religion and/or nation of origin.