Amelia Friedman

Amelia Friedman

Amelia Friedman joined Mehri & Skalet in September 2015 as a Find Justice Fellow. Her work focuses on the civil rights, employment discrimination, wage and hour, insurance and healthcare, whistleblower, and consumer protection aspects of the firm’s practice. Prior to joining Mehri & Skalet, Ms. Friedman clerked for the Honorable Nancy F. Atlas on the…

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Brett Watson

Brett Watson

Brett Watson joined Mehri & Skalet in 2015 as a Find Justice Fellow. His work focuses on the civil rights, wage and hour, and consumer rights areas of the firm’s practice. Before joining Mehri & Skalet, Mr. Watson was the Disability Rights Fellow at Brown, Goldstein & Levy LLP in Baltimore. His practice there included…

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Richard Condit

Richard Condit

Richard Condit became “of counsel” to Mehri & Skalet in 2015. He heads the firm’s Whistleblower Law practice, including cases involving whistleblower retaliation, disclosures to the SEC and other federal agencies, and false claims or fraud against the government or its contractors. Mr. Condit has over 25 years of experience working with whistleblowers of diverse…

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Joanna Wasik

Joanna Wasik

Joanna Wasik joined Mehri & Skalet in 2015 as an Associate Attorney. Her work focuses on the civil rights, consumer protection, and wage and hour aspects of the firm’s practice. Prior to joining Mehri & Skalet, Ms. Wasik served as law clerk to Judge J. Curtis Joyner on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern…

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Taryn Wilgus Null – DC Lawyer

Taryn Wilgus Null joined Mehri & Skalet, PLLC as an associate in October 2011. Her work focuses on the civil rights, wage and hour, and consumer protection aspects of the firm’s practice. Before joining Mehri & Skalet, Ms. Null clerked for the Honorable Noël Anketell Kramer of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals. She…

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Karla Gilbride – DC Lawyer

Karla Gilbride joined Mehri & Skalet in July 2011. Her work focuses on the civil rights, wage and hour, and consumer protection aspects of the firm’s practice. Before coming to Mehri & Skalet, Ms. Karla Gilbride served as a law clerk to Judge Ronald Gould on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit…

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Michael Lieder – DC Lawyer

Michael Lieder became “of counsel” to Mehri & Skalet in 2012.  Since then he has worked primarily on employment discrimination and FLSA class action litigation for the firm. For the previous 21 years, Mr. Lieder was “of counsel,” a partner, and a member of Sprenger + Lang, PLLC. At that firm, he generally served as…

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Jeremi Duru

N. Jeremi Duru, a Professor of Law at American University’s Washington College of Law, serves as “of counsel” to Mehri & Skalet. Before entering academia, Professor Duru was an associate at Mehri & Skalet, where he represented plaintiffs’ interests in employment discrimination and other civil rights matters with a focus on the sports industry. Professor Duru…

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Judge Clemon

Retired U.S. District Judge U.W. Clemon (Chief Judge N.D. Alabama), joined Mehri & Skalet as Of Counsel on January 1, 2017. Judge Clemon was Alabama’s first black federal judge, serving as the Chief Judge of the Northern District of Alabama from 1999-2006. Joining M&S gives him a chance to return to his roots in civil…

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Craig Briskin – DC Lawyer

Craig Briskin joined the Washington, D.C. office of Mehri & Skalet, PLLC in 2007 and became a partner in 2009. Mr. Briskin focuses his practice primarily on class actions related to antitrust, consumer and mortgage law. He is co-counsel with AARP Foundation Litigation in a series of cases that have secured important protections for spouses…

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