Civil Rights & Government Liability

Civil Rights & Government Liability Attorney Akron, OH

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 Akron government liability 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 330-762-7477 to learn more.

Comprehensive Legal Services for Public Clients

Our experienced Akron government liability attorneys have 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 government liability 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 at 330-762-7477 to discuss your legal needs with our Akron government liability attorneys.


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