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practices law at Wilbur Smith PC, in Boulder, Colorado, where he focuses on employment rights, civil rights and international law. He has represented hundreds of employees on issues of racial discrimination, sexual harassment, age discrimination, employment injuries, and unlawful terminations. From 2011-2013, he was on assignment with the United States Department of State as a rule-of-law adviser to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, aiding in the reconstruction of that county’s legal system. In Afghanistan, he led a team of Afghan attorneys on missions to remote villages and outposts, introducing concepts such as human rights, gender justice and international legal principles.