Baree N. Fett began her career representing victims of workplace and healthcare discrimination, litigating actions in federal and state court alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act.
In 2007, Ms. Fett expanded her civil rights practice when she joined the New York City Law Department, Office of the Corporation Counsel, defending the City of New York, the New York City Police Department and the Department of Correction. During her tenure at the Law Department, Ms. Fett was promoted to Senior Counsel, responsible for supervising and training staff attorneys.
Ms. Fett is a member of the Federal Bar Association, where she serves as Chair of the Civil Rights Section for the Southern District of New York, and is also a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.
Ms. Fett is admitted to practice in the States of New York, New Jersey and Arizona as well as the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the District of Arizona.