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Civil Rights & Government Liability

Civil Rights & Government Liability Lawyers in Akron

Serving Summit County, Portage County, Stark County & Medina County

DiCaudo, Pitchford & Yoder is dedicated to defending the integrity and reputation of public officials, public employees, municipalities, and government agencies. Our lawyers provide all of the legal services that are necessary to help municipalities and local governments function and defend themselves from wrongful accusations.

Our Akron government liability attorneys work to protect the rights and interests of governmental entities including police departments, individual officers, cities, villages, townships, and counties. Call (330) 787-9841 to learn more.

Comprehensive Legal Services for Public Clients

Our experienced team has successfully performed a variety of functions for our public clients, including:

  • Advising and interpreting various laws and ordinances
  • Providing research and opinions as to numerous legal questions
  • Drafting legislation and contracts
  • Providing representation in both state and federal court

The lawyers at DiCaudo, Pitchford & Yoder are experienced in all aspects of federal and state civil rights laws and regulations including Title VII, ADEA, ADA, and Section 1981 and 1983 claims.

We understand the various claims and defenses to these matters. When a law enforcement officer, correctional facility, or municipality is facing potential liability in a claim involving alleged unreasonable search and seizure, cruel and unusual punishment, excessive police force, police misconduct, inadequate public policy, or other wrongdoing, our team of trial lawyers evaluates the case for qualified or absolute immunity, timeliness, or other strategic defenses.

If such immunities are unavailable, the Akron lawyers at DiCaudo, Pitchford & Yoder go to great lengths to ensure our clients’ interests are preserved through vigorous attacks against the allegations and preparing our client for litigation.

Contact us today to discuss your legal needs.

Testimonials 

Real Stories From Former Clients
  • “I was charged with a high-tier OVI after I failed field sobriety tests and consented to a breathalyzer, blowing a .201. As a VP of Sales, my career hinges on the ability to drive and represent myself ...”

    - Michael C.
  • “I would like to thank your organization and especially Tom DiCaudo for representing me. After being charged with OVI, Tom did the seemingly impossible, having all alcohol related charges dropped. ...”

    - MG
  • “I found Mr. DiCaudo through a Google search and met with him on a Sunday. He was very considerate and genuinely interested in defending a friend of mine. He was really clear on his defense strategy ...”

    - RE
  • “I would like to take a moment to personally thank Mr. Tom DiCaudo for helping me through my case and a difficult time for me and my family. I was charged with OVI and a separate charge of Refusal. ...”

    - MY
  • “An OVI was the most depressing situation I have ever experienced. Feeling lost my first lawyer, a general practitioner who happens to have worked OVI cases, said there was an automatic hard time and ...”

    - MM
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(330) 787-9841
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