Education

  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 2011
  • Stanford University, M.A., School of Education, 2011
  • Harvard University, A.B., magna cum laude, Linguistics, 2006

Admissions

  • Maryland, 2012
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Caroline Jackson is an associate at Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP. She works on complex litigation and pre-litigation matters, including class actions, with a particular focus on the rights of people with disabilities.

Ms. Jackson is a graduate of Stanford Law School, and holds a Master's degree in Education Policy from the Stanford Graduate School of Education, a Bachelor's degree magna cum laude from Harvard University, and an Associate's degree in sign language interpreting from Sinclair Community College. Ms. Jackson clerked for the Hon. R. Guy Cole, Jr., now the Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Thereafter, she was awarded the Skadden Fellowship to work at the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) where she remained as a litigator until joining RBGG. Full bio »

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T: 415-433-6830 VP: 415-906-6355
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Caroline Jackson is an associate at Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP. She works on complex litigation and pre-litigation matters, including class actions, with a particular focus on the rights of people with disabilities.

Ms. Jackson is a graduate of Stanford Law School, and holds a Master’s degree in Education Policy from the Stanford Graduate School of Education, a Bachelor’s degree magna cum laude from Harvard University, and an Associate’s degree in sign language interpreting from Sinclair Community College. Ms. Jackson clerked for the Hon. R. Guy Cole, Jr., now the Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Thereafter, she was awarded the Skadden Fellowship to work at the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) where she remained as a litigator until joining RBGG. While at NAD, she also co-taught the Civil Rights of Persons with Disabilities clinic at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law. In addition, Ms. Jackson is fluent in American Sign Language and obtained the National Interpreter Certification in 2007.

At NAD, Ms. Jackson focused on complex civil litigation to enforce federal civil rights laws on behalf of deaf and hard of hearing people. Her work involved suing everything from courts and medical schools to hospitals and jails. She also worked closely with the U.S. Attorneys’ office on multiple cases, securing comprehensive policy changes in hospitals and jails.

Admissions

  • Maryland, 2012

Professional Experience

  • Attorney, National Association of the Deaf, 2014-2019
  • Skadden Fellow, National Association of the Deaf 2012-14
  • Co-Instructor, Civil Rights of Persons with Disabilities Clinic, Univ. of Maryland Law School,  2014-2019
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Ransey Guy Cole, Jr., United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2011-12

Caroline Jackson is an associate at Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP. She works on complex litigation and pre-litigation matters, including class actions, with a particular focus on the rights of people with disabilities.

Ms. Jackson is a graduate of Stanford Law School, and holds a Master’s degree in Education Policy from the Stanford Graduate School of Education, a Bachelor’s degree magna cum laude from Harvard University, and an Associate’s degree in sign language interpreting from Sinclair Community College. Ms. Jackson clerked for the Hon. R. Guy Cole, Jr., now the Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Thereafter, she was awarded the Skadden Fellowship to work at the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) where she remained as a litigator until joining RBGG. While at NAD, she also co-taught the Civil Rights of Persons with Disabilities clinic at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law. In addition, Ms. Jackson is fluent in American Sign Language and obtained the National Interpreter Certification in 2007.

At NAD, Ms. Jackson focused on complex civil litigation to enforce federal civil rights laws on behalf of deaf and hard of hearing people. Her work involved suing everything from courts and medical schools to hospitals and jails. She also worked closely with the U.S. Attorneys’ office on multiple cases, securing comprehensive policy changes in hospitals and jails.

Education

  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 2011
  • Stanford University, M.A., School of Education, 2011
  • Harvard University, A.B., magna cum laude, Linguistics, 2006

Publications

  • Court Access for Individuals Who Are Deaf and Hard of Hearing (co-authored), American Bar Association, 2017
  • Legal Rights of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (co-authored), Gallaudet University Press, 2015
    Chapters edited: Higher Education; K-12 Education; Introduction.
  • Note; The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and its Impact on Deaf Education
    Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Stanford Law School, Oct. 2010
Full list of publications »
  • Court Access for Individuals Who Are Deaf and Hard of Hearing (co-authored), American Bar Association, 2017
  • Legal Rights of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (co-authored), Gallaudet University Press, 2015
    Chapters edited: Higher Education; K-12 Education; Introduction.
  • Note; The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and its Impact on Deaf Education
    Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Stanford Law School, Oct. 2010
  • Revitalizing the ADA: The Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act of 2008 (co-authored chapter),
    Civil Rights Litigation and Attorney Fees Annual Handbook, National Police Accountability Project, 2009