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 all areas of civil litigation with a particular focus on disability and other civil rights, as well as criminal defense.
Mr. Watson graduated from Northeastern University School of Law in 2013. During law school, he completed several internships as part of Northeastern’s cooperative legal education program. Mr. Watson interned at the Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs as well as Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC, both in Washington, DC. He also completed a judicial internship for the Honorable Norman H. Stahl, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Prior to law school, Brett was a Field Representative for U.S. Representative Tammy Baldwin, for whom he served as a congressional liaison to constituent organizations and local government officials in his home state of Wisconsin.