Garcia Hernández Sawhney, LLP welcomes KATIE RIGGS as Of Counsel. Ms. Riggs comes to GHS after a long and distinguished career that includes over 30 years with the US Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights in San Francisco, California. Katie’s experience at OCR includes handling complex civil rights compliance reviews and addressing race, national origin, sex and disability. Katie is also a recognized expert on programs and services for English learners.
Mary Hernández stated: “Katie brings invaluable expertise on English learners and civil rights issues to GHS and to the firm’s school district clients, some of whom have already expressed a desire to have Katie train their management teams. We are all very excited to welcome her to the Firm and I would not be more pleased that she has decided to join us.”
Ms. Riggs is a long-time resident of the San Francisco Bay area and is a graduate of Harvard University and Berkeley School of Law.
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