Civil Rights
Practice Group

The Mickes O’Toole Civil Rights Practice Group has investigated hundreds of claims of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation, including claims of sexual violence. We are the only Civil Rights Practice Group in Missouri that includes a former Chief Attorney of the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights.

Our attorneys have presented for the Consortium for Title IX and Equity Officers in Higher Education and the Missouri Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators.

In the past 2 years, our Civil Rights Practice Group has trained over 200 Title IX Compliance Officers.

Our team of professionals welcomes
the opportunity to serve your needs.

Education Law Group

Recent News & Articles

Renken Named Partner

Melanie Renken focuses her practice on labor and employment law and education law.  With extensive experience ...

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Mickes O'Toole was honored to be recognized as a Top 20 Law Firm by Missouri Lawyer Weekly. Many of our ...

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