The firm regularly represents cities, elected and appointed officials, police and fire departments, and other diverse governmental entities throughout the state in both federal and state courts. We have handled jury trials and appellate cases across Texas and argued appeals before the Fifth Circuit. Representative matters include:
- Civil rights claims and litigation, including First Amendment claims, Fourth Amendment claims, due process and equal protection claims, Section 1983 claims, and numerous other statutory claims.
- Employment counseling and litigation.
- Land use, zoning, and eminent domain.
Our attorneys in this practice area have more than twenty-five years of experience representing governmental entities and public officials in Texas and are well versed in the provisions of the Texas Tort Claims Act, the United States and Texas Constitutions, and other state and federal statutes applicable to governmental entities. Our attorneys also work closely with elected officials and police and fire departments to provide preemptive counseling addressing a wide range of municipal concerns and have handled internal investigations in law enforcement and employment cases.