Fatima Goss Graves

Fatima (fah-TEE-mah) Goss Graves is the Senior Vice President for Program and President-elect at the National Women’s Law Center, where she “works to promote the rights of women and girls at school and in the workplace.” Previously, she worked as an appellate and trial litigator at Mayer Brown LLP and as a law clerk for Judge Diane P. Wood of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

Graves is a member of the Women’s Media Center 2012 Progressive Women’s Voices Class. She is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles and Yale Law School.


Senior Vice President at the National Women’s Law Center

Areas of Expertise: Affirmative Action in the Workplace and Education, Equal Pay & the Wage Gap, Military (Women in the Military), Career & Technical Education, Pregnant and Parenting Students, School Reform & Dropout Prevention, Sexual Harassment, Education & Title IX, Employment

Location: Washington, D.C.

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Phone: (202) 588-5180



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