Our firm defends governmental defendants, including supervisory employees and physicians, in cases alleging civil rights violations. These suits involve claims related to use of force and provision of medical care within state agencies, including the Department of Corrections, Department of Juvenile Justice, the Department of Children and Family Services, and community service boards across the State of Georgia, among others.
Our team is aggressive in pursuing pretrial motions and early evaluations of the scope of the issues involved to minimize the exposure of our clients. Our lawyers pursue appellate remedies to expand legal remedies that protect our clients in these cases. The firm has experience handling high profile cases in the media with the sensitivity and expertise required under such circumstances.