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Lydia C. Tsao

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Biography

Lydia is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. She is passionate about civil rights and discrimination law and is eager to advocate for clients’ rights. During law school, she was a McCleary Law Fellow at the Human Rights Campaign working on issues regarding LGBTQ+ equality. She also served as an editor of the Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law. Lydia was also a student-attorney at the Civil Rights Clinic at Georgetown where she represented clients in class-wide and individual race discrimination claims. Before law school, Lydia majored in Psychology at The University of Texas at Austin where she graduated in two years with high honors. As an undergraduate, she interned with the Gender and Sexuality Center and organized the first-ever Queer Prom on campus.

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 05/2020
  • The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
    • B.A. - 2017
    • Honors: With High Honors
    • Major: Psychology

Languages

  • English
  • Mandarin Chinese

Current Employment Position

  • Attorney

Practice Areas

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employment Law
  • Civil Rights

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2020