We are pleased to announce that Toni Michelle Jackson has joined Crowell & Moring’s State Attorneys General, Litigation, and Labor & Employment groups.
Toni Michelle Jackson served as Deputy Attorney General of the Public Interest Division at the Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia. Toni will focus on complex civil litigation, including employment, commercial, class actions, internal investigations, and civil rights. Toni brings more than three decades of experience from the public and private sectors. During her tenure as Deputy Attorney General, Toni oversaw complex civil litigation, including putative class actions, civil rights, government contracts appeals, and civil enforcement matters. She launched the Civil Rights Section and Elder Justice Section, working on matters including housing discrimination, racial discrimination, and allegations of fraud and abuse against senior citizens and vulnerable adults. In addition to serving eight years in the D.C. Attorney General’s office, Toni spent six years in the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division. Prior to that, she co-founded the first Minnesota law firm owned by Black women, Jackson & Ward, LLC.