PRESS RELEASE

 

Bryan Schwartz Law Welcomes Attorney Rachel Terp to the Oakland-Based Civil Rights, Employment Law Firm 

November 1, 2013, Oakland - Bryan Schwartz Law is pleased to welcome Rachel Terp to the firm as an associate attorney. 

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Terp was a Bridge Fellow with the East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC) where she specialized in consumer litigation and wrote a bill proposal that formed the basis for the Fair Debt Buying Practices Act of 2013. 

Ms. Terp is a 2012 Berkeley Law graduate. As a law student she served as the Senior Executive Director for the Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law, as an extern with the Honorable Susan Y. Illston of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, and as a Coblentz Civil Rights Fellow at the Warren Institute on Law and Social Policy. She also worked as a law clerk at Cotchett Pitre & McCarthy and the EBCLC. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Terp was a Civil Rights Analyst with the Voting Section of the United States Department of Justice. She is a 2004 graduate of Brown University and a Fulbright Scholar. 

The firm's principal, Bryan Schwartz, opened the practice in January 2009. Bryan Schwartz Law is dedicated to continuing the struggle for civil rights and equality of employment opportunity and helping Americans from every background to achieve their highest career potential. The firm focuses on individual, class, and collective actions involving discrimination and retaliation, harassment, denied disability accommodations, whistleblower reprisal, wage and hour violations, federal employees' rights, and severance negotiations.

Bryan Schwartz Law is located at 1330 Broadway, Suite 1630, Oakland, CA 94612. The telephone number is (510) 444-9300. For more information, please contact Bryan Schwartz Law at Bryan@BryanSchwartzLaw.com.