We specialize in government cases that:
- Are highly complex
- Involve catastrophic injuries or damages
- Are politically sensitive
- Have very large sustainable verdict values
Personal injury defense
We represent municipalities in defense of personal injury claims involving:
- Vehicular fleets
- Municipal properties
- Police and peace officers
- Excessive force
Labor and employment matters
We handle litigation concerning employment-related claims, including those related to:
- Collective bargaining units
- Civil service employees
- Exempt employees
- Discrimination claims involving age, race, gender, sexual orientation, etc.
How We’re Different
We’re politically sensitive
We appreciate the sensitive nature of claims brought against municipalities. We are vigorous, yet discreet, in our representation.
We’re media savvy
We are experienced in handling cases that have attracted a great deal of media attention – and we can skillfully manage public perceptions.
We keep costs down
We use small legal teams that are responsible for cases from inception to resolution. This achieves maximum results with the greatest efficiency.
We have litigation expertise
Our attorneys are skilled litigators with hundreds of hours of trial experience. If litigation is necessary, no firm can represent you better.
For more information about our municipal liability practice, please contact Matthew A. Cuomo at firstname.lastname@example.org or Oscar Michelen at Omichelen@wordpress-157767-1299566.cloudwaysapps.com or call either partner at 516-741-3222.