Civil Rights

Hassett & Donnelly has earned a reputation for excellence in defending governmental entities, municipalities, schools, public employers and employees from claims of civil rights violations, including but not limited to claims of false arrest, wrongful termination, discrimination, use of excessive force, malicious prosecution, unlawful search and seizure and other violations involving 42 U.S.C. § 1983.  Our attorneys are well-versed in the eccentricities of civil rights litigation and know how to effectively utilize all available defenses to achieve the most favorable outcome for our clients.

Recent Wins: Civil Rights