Kobie Flowers, partner at Brown, Goldstein & Levy, has been selected to the Lawdragon 500 Leading Civil Rights & Plaintiff Employment Lawyers guide for 2023 in the civil rights litigation category – his second consecutive year. This recognition comes after a rigorous nomination, journalistic vetting, and research process by Lawdragon to select top lawyers and firms across the country. The Lawdragon 500 Leading Civil Rights & Plaintiff Employment Lawyers guide is an annual selection and publication of leading attorneys in the field of employment and civil rights litigation in recognition to their career advocacy and client representation in the field.
Kobie is one of the nation’s preeminent trial lawyers, with over twenty years of courtroom experience. He has litigated cases at both the federal and state levels throughout the United States and internationally in the military commissions in Guantanamo Bay. Kobie’s unique insight into federal trial practice comes from a career spent building cases for the government as a federal civil rights prosecutor and in fighting the government’s efforts as an assistant federal public defender. Kobie’s lifelong mission to end mass incarceration and police brutality keeps him focused on representing the wrongly convicted and the wrongly accused. Recognized by his peers for his trial acumen, Kobie teaches the art and science of trial lawyering to other trial lawyers around the country.
In addition to Lawdragon, Kobie has consistently been recognized as a top lawyer by publications like Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, and the Washingtonian, as well as by leading organizations like the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Founded in 1982, Brown, Goldstein & Levy is a law firm based in Baltimore, Maryland, with an office in Washington, DC. The firm is nationally recognized in a wide variety of practice areas, including complex civil and commercial litigation, civil rights, health care, family law, and criminal defense. Above all else, Brown, Goldstein & Levy is a client-centered law firm that brings decades of experience and passionate, effective advocacy to your fight for justice.