Frederick K. Brewington has been selected to the list of New York Metro Super Lawyers for 2013. He was recognized in the practice areas of Civil Rights/First Amendment, Criminal Defense and Employment Litigation: Plaintiff. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by Super Lawyers.
Mr. Brewington concentrates in the practice area of civil rights litigation, with a focus on affordable housing, community revitalization efforts, employment, the environment and voting rights and fair representation.
He is a member of the New York and New Jersey Bar Associations, the National Employment Lawyers Association, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Nassau County Bar Association and other regional Bar Associations. Mr. Brewington is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey, as well as the United States Supreme Court, U.S. First and Second Circuit Courts of Appeal, U.S. District Courts of New Jersey and the Eastern, Southern and Northern Districts of New York.
Mr. Brewington graduated from the State University of New York at Albany with honors with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Northeastern University School of Law.
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