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Please be advised that, you have the option to schedule a telephone interview, an interview by video with an EEOC representative, or an in-person interview at our office.  Individuals who come into the office without an appointment will be screened for appropriate follow-up. Scheduling an interview is strongly recommended and individuals with appointments will be given priority.  

You are encouraged to visit the EEOC Public Portal ( to schedule an intake appointment by telephone, by video or in-person.   The system can also be accessed by going directly to our website at

There are strict deadlines for filing a charge of discrimination, please review the information in the timeliness tab or call 1-800-669-4000. 

For individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, you can reach EEOC by videophone at 1-844-234-5122. If you have a disability which prevents you from accessing the Public Portal or you otherwise have difficulty with accessing the portal, please call 1-800-669-4000. 

For information on temporary office closures due to inclement weather or other issues, see our Operating Status page. 


Washington Field Office


131 M Street, NE
Fourth Floor, Suite 4NWO2F
Washington, DC 20507-0100
United States

ASL Video Phone
Mindy Weinstein
Regional Attorney
Debra Lawrence
Office Hours

The Washington Field Office is open Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Almost all intake is conducted by appointment. To schedule an appointment, use the online system at or access the system via

Walk-in intake hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (noon).  However, scheduling an intake appointment is strongly encouraged.  We give priority to Individuals with appointments and those whose legal deadline for filing a charge is about to expire; we may not be able to interview others.  

Everyone visiting our office must pass through building security, which includes metal detector screening, and must show a valid government issued photo ID (such as a driver’s license). Plan to arrive at the building 15 minutes prior to your appointment, to get through security. If you arrive more than fifteen minutes late to your appointment, you will be considered a Walk-in, and we may not be able to see you that day.  The office is located half a block from the NoMa-Gallaudet Metro station (Red Line/M Street exit), and there are some parking garages nearby if you drive.

If you have a disability which prevents you from accessing the online portal or you otherwise have difficulty accessing the portal in order to schedule an intake appointment, please call 1-800-669-4000.