Entries by FWC

Job Announcement: Staff Attorney, Fair Work Legal Clinic

Job Announcement:  Staff Attorney, Fair Work Center Legal Clinic Fair Work Center Program Description The Fair Work Center empowers workers to achieve fair employment.  We are a hub for workers to understand and exercise their legal rights, improve working conditions and connect with community resources.  We envision a society in which workers are treated with […]

Fair Work News, February 2017 Edition

Greetings and welcome to the first edition of the Fair Work News, our new quarterly e-newsletter. As we begin 2017, we do so with the belief that our work is more important than ever. All of us at Fair Work Center know we we’ve got our work cut out for us protecting the gains made […]

SAVE THE DATE: Since Into Spring, March 23 at the Royal Room

Please join us for Sing Into Spring on March 23, 2017 a the Royal Room in Seattle’s Columbia City neighborhood. Sing Into Spring will be a karakoe fundraiser for Fair Work Center and we hope to bring together all of our friends, family, partners and allies in this work to raise the resources we need to […]

Founder Interview: David Rolf, President of SEIU 775

David Rolf is President of SEIU 775, the union of long-term care providers in Washington that founded Fair Work Center in 2015 and continues to invest heavily in our success. David is also the President of Fair Work Center.  How long have you been working in the labor movement, and where did that desire to commit […]

Interviews with Founding Donors

Fair Work Center is incredibly grateful to our Founding Donors: Breskin Johnson & Townsend, Terrell Marshall Law Group, Schroeter Goldmark & Bender, and Frank Freed Subit & Thomas. These organizations have all made deep, lasting investments in the success of Fair Work Center. In this newsletter we bring you interviews with: Dan Johnson of Breskin Johnson & […]

Founding Donor Interview: Breskin Johnson & Townsend

For this interview, we spoke with Dan Johnson from Breskin, Johnson & Townsend. Founding Donors have made deep, lasting investments in the success of Fair Work Center. Why did you choose to practice employment law?  Dan Johnson: “I worked at the Employment Law Center in San Francisco in law school, and also volunteered at the workers’ […]

Founding Donor Interview: Terrell Marshall Law Group

For this interview, we talked with Toby Marshall from Terrell Marshall Law Group. Founding Donors have made deep, lasting investments in the success of Fair Work Center.  Why did you choose to practice employment law? Toby Marshall: “I grew up in a working-class family, and I know what it’s like to live paycheck to paycheck. I also […]

Founding Donor Interview: Schroeter Goldmark & Bender

For this interview, we spoke with Lindsay Halm, Jamal Whitehead and Adam Berger from Schroeter Goldmark & Bender. Founding Donors have made deep, lasting investments in the success of Fair Work Center.  This interview was conducted as a group over lunch and includes summaries of the discussion that we had. Why did you choose to […]

Founding Donor Interview: Frank Freed Subit & Thomas

For this interview we spoke with Mike Subit from Frank Freed Subit & Thomas. Founding Donors have made deep, lasting investments in the success of Fair Work Center. Why did you choose to practice employment law? Going into law school, I knew I wanted to practice some sort of civil rights or constitutional law when […]