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Rodney Mitchell | Washington Employment Lawyer

Rodney Mitchell Lawyer

Rodney Carlos Mitchell

The Law Office of Rodney C. Mitchell provides affordable, quality legal services.

Wills & Probate, Custody & Visitation, DUI-DWI, Living Wills, Bankruptcy, Record Sealing Expungment

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Born and raised in the District of Columbia, Rodney is a proud graduate of H.D.Woodson High School in Washington, D.C. He served as a military policeman in the United States Air Force after high school. He is a father, grandfather, brother and uncle and has a very large extended family.

Rodney is currently a practicing attorney and an advocate for the formerly incarcerated ("Returning Citizens") in the D.C. metro area. Rodney also has deep ties to South Central, Los Angeles, Ca. and experienced first-hand, incarceration, gangs, and violence on its streets.

Rodney made a life altering change in 1991; went back to school; got custody of his daughter at age 11 and raised her as a single parent. He worked as a night custodian and took basic adult literacy at Pasadena City College. He co-founded an anti-gang violence organization in Los Angeles and continued his education. Rodney was admitted to study African American Studies and Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley, graduating with high honors. He then went on to the George Washington University Law School where he received his juris doctor degree.

After law school, Rodney launched his career in public interest law and policy with the D.C. Criminal Justice Coordinating Council, focusing on criminal justice reform and specifically, prisoner reentry. He also was a cabinet member in the Adrian Fenty administration, serving as the first Executive Director in the D.C. Office on Ex-Offender Affairs. Prior, he served as the Coordinator of the D.C. Public Defender Service's Community Reentry Program where he ran programs that assisted disconnected District residents navigate the prisoner, reentry process.

In 2008, he founded the non-profit organization, Reentry Legal Services that assists clients with the legal, collateral consequences after incarceration. Along with reentry law, he has a civil practice under the Law Office of Rodney C. Mitchell and practices in the D.C. Superior Court and the D.C. District Feder

Position Organization Location Duration
Partner Law Office of Rodney C. Mitchell, PLLC Washington, D.C. January 2009 – Present
School Degree Major Graduation
The George Washington University Law School J.D. Law School 2002
University of California, Berkeley B.A. African American Studies and Public Policy 1999
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D.C. 2004
  • -Founding Attorney of Reentry Legal Services, Inc.
  • High Honors, University of California, Berkeley, 1999
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(2004) Licensed as Attorney in District of Columbia. Verified with District of Columbia Bar. October 28, 2013

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The Law Office of Rodney C. Mitchell has a focus on Probate Law, Father's Rights, Criminal Record Sealing and Expungment, Bankruptcy,

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Service Type:Private

Language:English, French


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1629 K Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20007

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  • Serving Washington, D.C. and the surrounding area.

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