Civil & Constitutional Rights

Civil and constitutional rights, in the context of municipalities, government agencies and law enforcement.

Phillips Murrah’s Civil and Constitutional Rights Practice Group focuses on the defense of civil and constitutional rights claims against municipalities, government agencies and law enforcement.

Providing services to defend against claims of:

  • Excessive force
  • Harassment and discrimination
  • Racial profiling
  • Assault and battery
  • Invasion of privacy
  • Slander
  • Unlawful search and seizure
  • Cruel and unusual punishment
  • Failure to render aid
  • Due process deprivation of property
  • Eminent domain
  • Public nuisance asserted against governing bodies

Representative Experience

Phillips Murrah attorneys have vast experience successfully navigating the defense of government employers both during internal investigations and informal resolution processes, arbitration and grievance proceedings and traditional litigation.