Judge Beatty-Arthur was appointed as an Administrative Law Judge with the District of Columbia Office of Administrative Hearings in July 2014. She currently presides over cases with the Department of Health, Department of Human Services, Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs, Department of Health Care Finance, Health Benefits Exchange, Taxicab Commission and Department of Public Works.
Judge Beatty-Arthur has been a practicing attorney since 1999 and is an active participant in the Washington, D.C. legal community. Judge Beatty-Arthur’s legal practice has primarily been in the area of civil rights and employment law, and has included legal positions with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Judge Beatty-Arthur has served as the Board Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for the Office of Employee Appeals for the District of Columbia. Judge Beatty-Arthur also spent several years as a partner in the law firm of Arthur & Arthur, PLLC, where she advised clients in family law, employment law and small business development. In addition, Judge Beatty-Arthur served on executive team at the District of Columbia Public Defender Service where she advised management on hirings, recruitment, human resources and diversity.
Judge Beatty-Arthur has been a professor at the University of Maryland and at Prince George’s County Community College where she has taught Business Law, Employment Law, and Critical Race Theory. Judge Beatty-Arthur teaches Business Ethics at the University Of Maryland Graduate School Of Business and she teaches Torts and Administrative Law at Howard University School of Law.
Judge Beatty-Arthur is a native Washingtonian. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland in 1993, her law degree from Howard University School of Law in 1998 and her MBA in 2011 from the University of Maryland.