When someone alleges that their civil rights have been violated, a comprehensive legal defense is necessary to challenge spurious claims and minimize potential liability. In situations like these, the knowledgeable attorneys at Barker, Gelfand, James & Sarvas, P.C. provide authoritative counsel to municipalities, law enforcement offices and other defendants. Our detailed understanding of 42 U.S.C. §1983 and the latest developments in civil rights law enables our clients to assess their legal options quickly and confidently.
As many constitutional protections relate to law enforcement, a large number of civil rights lawsuits allege some sort of police misconduct. We understand how volatile such allegations can be, even when the claims in question are meritless. Our New Jersey lawyers stand up for the rights of law enforcement personnel and agencies in administrative proceedings and litigation.
Discrimination claims not only expose defendants to potential damages, but can harm their public standing. If an individual or organization is being accused of discrimination, our attorneys conduct an exhaustive review of the relevant facts to create an authoritative narrative of what occurred. Whether your matter relates to housing, employment, law enforcement or some other type of action, we will work diligently to reach a successful resolution.
Barker, Gelfand, James & Sarvas, P.C. represents New Jersey defendants in a full range of civil rights matters. We look forward to helping you challenge claims lodged by plaintiffs in state and federal court. Contact us at 855-516-1362 or online to schedule a consultation.