Paul D. Castillo is Counsel and Students’ Rights Strategist in the South Central Regional Office of Lambda Legal, the oldest and largest national legal organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV. His work at Lambda Legal includes combating discrimination aimed at transgender individuals and LGBT students. Prior to joining Lambda Legal, Castillo enforced federal civil rights statutes for the United States Department of Education, Office or Civil Rights (OCR). He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin, and graduated cum laude from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. Castillo is a member of the state bars of Texas and Ohio.
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