Bertha Justice Fellow
Brittany Thomas is a Bertha Justice Fellow at the Center for Constitutional Rights, where she challenges abusive police practices and inhumane immigration policies. She is a graduate of the University of Miami School of Law, cum laude. While in law school, she was a fellow in the Environmental Justice Clinic, where she advocated alongside historically African-American communities against an array of environmental abuses, including suing the City of Miami to remediate local parks contaminated by a trash incinerator located in their neighborhood. She also worked extensively on housing issues aimed at addressing the inhumane conditions in which many communities were forced to live.