Entries by FWC

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 […]

Fair Work Legal Clinic Case Briefs

Below are a sampling of cases that have come in to the Fair Work Legal Clinic since officially opening in September 2016. Names and other identifying information have been changed to protect the privacy of these workers. Intake Cases Abdirahman recently arrived in King County as a refugee from Somalia. Somali Community Services, a Fair […]

Fair Work Legal Clinic Now Open

This Labor Day, Fair Work Center is proud to announce the opening of its new civil legal aid clinic, the Fair Work Legal Clinic. The clinic will offer low-wage workers free intake and referral services, legal advice at its monthly community clinics, and legal representation. The clinic is operated in partnership with the Seattle University […]