Christine Kumar is an associate attorney with Alden Law Group and contributes to all aspects of the firm’s litigation work. In this role, Christine has counseled and represented employees in claims against their current and former employers before federal and local agencies charged with protecting civil rights in the workplace, including the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), and the Office of Special Counsel (OSC).
In her previous role as a Staff Attorney at the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, Christine represented D.C. residents and workers on issues concerning their public benefits.
Christine received her J.D. from The George Washington University Law School in May 2020. While in law school, Christine was a member of the Moot Court Board and won First Place for Best Brief Writer in the 2018 Van Vleck Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition. She was also a Notes Editor of the Federal Communications Law Journal and published an article, “The Automated Tipster,” in 2020. Christine received recognition for her pro bono work during law school, serving over 650 pro bono hours over the course of her three years in law school.
Christine also holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with a minor in Economics from the Johns Hopkins University.
Christine is licensed to practice law in the District of Columbia and the State of New Jersey.