We provide our public entity clients with legal representation in a myriad of areas, from risk management and claim avoidance to representation in the Federal and State court system throughout all of Indiana. Our attorneys are well versed in public sector laws affecting governmental entities and their employees. Our public entity law department is staffed by the following experienced government law attorneys.
Our representation of public entities also includes complex areas of Federal and State law impacting:
- Constitutional Law Claims
- Public Officials Liability
- Police Liability
- Employment Practices Liability
- General Liability and Vehicle Accidents
- Education and Training
- Property and Subrogation
- Zoning and Land Disputes
One of the more frequently litigated areas of our public entity practice involves Law Enforcement Liability claims. In these matters, we assist sheriffs, sheriffs’ deputies, police chiefs, police officers, and corrections officers accused of civil rights violations and tort claims, including 1983 actions, false arrest, false imprisonment, excessive force, due process violations, along with other charges of inappropriate conduct.
Our lawyers have experience handling difficult issues confronting large cities to the smaller towns and townships. We have handled numerous catastrophic loss, death, and serious bodily injury claims at the trial court and appellate levels.
We provide educational seminars to public entities and their insurance carriers in a variety of areas including 1983 civil rights laws, employment discrimination, and claims governed by the Indiana Tort Claims Act.