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Fatima Goss Graves, Vice President for Education and Employment

Fatima Goss Graves is Vice President for Education and Employment at the National Women's Law Center, where she works to promote the rights of women and girls at school and in the workplace. Ms. Goss Graves advocates and litigates core legal and policy issues relating to at-risk girls in school, including those that impact pregnant and parenting students, students in a hostile school climate and students participating in athletics. She further works to advance equal pay for equal work, expand opportunities for women in nontraditional fields, and ensure the development of fundamental legal principles of equal opportunity. She uses a number of advocacy strategies in her work on these issues ranging from public education and legislative advocacy to litigation, including briefs in the Supreme Court and federal courts of appeals. Prior to joining the Center, she worked as an appellate and trial litigator at Mayer Brown LLP. She began her career as a law clerk for the Honorable Diane P. Wood of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Ms. Goss Graves is a graduate of the University of California at Los Angeles and Yale Law School.

My Take

Equal Pay Day – 78 Cents and Still in April

Posted by Fatima Goss Graves, Vice President for Education and Employment | Posted on: April 28, 2009 at 04:30 pm

by Fatima Goss Graves, Senior Counsel, 
National Women's Law Center 

Cross-posted from ACS Blog.

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The Next "Fair Pay Act"

Posted by Fatima Goss Graves, Vice President for Education and Employment | Posted on: April 28, 2009 at 02:30 pm

by Fatima Goss Graves, Senior Counsel, 
National Women’s Law Center 

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Sugar & Spice – We Can Do Better, Right?

Posted by Fatima Goss Graves, Vice President for Education and Employment | Posted on: March 05, 2009 at 09:34 pm

by Fatima Goss Graves, Senior Counsel
and Lara S. Kaufmann, Senior Counsel
National Women’s Law Center  

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The Battle's Not Over

Posted by Fatima Goss Graves, Vice President for Education and Employment | Posted on: September 08, 2008 at 06:27 pm

by Fatima Goss Graves, Senior Counsel
National Women’s Law Center

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