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David Blanchard and Angela Walker have served Ann Arbor’s employees and business community for over ten years.

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Every client deserves to be heard.

THE PRACTICE

David Blanchard and Angela Walker have worked together for over ten years to provide high quality and timely responses to the emerging legal needs for individuals and businesses in Ann Arbor and Southeast Michigan.

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Angela Walker

Angela Walker provides advice and advocacy for employees facing discrimination at work, fighting a wrongful termination, or being denied compensation and benefits to which they are entitled.

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David Blanchard

David Blanchard focuses on helping people get back to work, stay at work, fighting wage theft, and preventing retaliation and wrongful termination.

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Frances Hollander

Frances Hollander joined Blanchard & Walker in 2018 after working at the Michigan Court of Appeals.   Frances received her B.A. in linguistics from the University of Michigan in 2013. 

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TOPIC OF THE WEEK

5 Laws Ruth Bader Ginsburg Championed to Support Gender Equality

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BLOG OF THE WEEK

Working people's advocates mourn Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was not primarily known for her positions on labor issues, though of course many feminist issues are also workplace ones, and Ginsburg’s anti-discrimination work in the 1970s opened up new possibilities for women. Advocates for workers stepped up to remember Ginsburg.

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THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK

I would like to be remembered as someone who used whatever talent she had to do her work to the very best of her ability.

–Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

LIST OF THE WEEK

from CNN

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Fast Facts

Timeline To Justice

  • 1959-1961 - Law clerk to a judge in the US District Court, Southern District of New York.
  • 1961-1963 - Research associate and associate director, Project of International Procedure at Columbia Law School.
  • 1963-1972 - Professor at Rutgers University School of Law.
  • 1972-1980 - Professor at Columbia University School of Law. She is the first woman to be hired with tenure at Columbia University School of Law.
  • 1973-1980 - General counsel for the ACLU.
  • 1977-1978 - Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences, Stanford, California.
  • 1980-1993 - Judge of the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
  • August 10, 1993 - Is sworn in as Supreme Court justice filling the seat held by Justice Byron White.