Defending Your Civil Rights

Your Civil Rights & Protections

All individuals deserve equal treatment and respect, and the experienced attorneys at McCabe & Mack LLP will fight for your civil rights. You are protected by State and Federal law, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, marital status, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion or creed, sex or gender identity or expression, genetic information, or military or veteran status. You are also protected from retaliation for complaining about mistreatment.

The attorneys at McCabe & Mack LLP are well-versed in civil rights laws and how they have changed over the years. We represent employees and employers in cases of discrimination, including:

  • Employment discrimination, wrongful termination, harassment and retaliation
  • Americans with Disabilities Act and Age Discrimination
  • Constitutional torts including Equal Protection and Due Process

If you believe you have been treated unfairly, or are being accused of treating someone unfairly, in employment, housing, lending, education, municipal services, zoning or some other area, call us today to discuss your situation and a path forward.

Police and Government Officials Liability

Police and government entities, employees and elected officials are not immune from lawsuits. Under federal and state laws, police officers, law enforcement personnel and public employees, officials and municipalities can be sued in any number of situations.

McCabe & Mack LLP is a recognized leader in police and public officials’ liability defense. We understand the reality that lawsuits represent significant cost pressures for municipalities and their insurance carriers. Our experienced defense lawyers provide aggressive and strategic representation, and have substantial experience defending:

  • Civil rights lawsuits alleging excessive force, false arrest and malicious prosecution
  • Employment discrimination, wrongful termination and First Amendment retaliation
  • Denial of Equal Protection and Due Process in providing municipal services including zoning and planning approvals

The team at McCabe & Mack LLP is skilled in prosecuting and defending civil rights actions based upon violations of federal and state constitutional and statutory law and all other issues specific to municipal liability claims. Our trial lawyers provide a thorough analysis of the complaint and the potential exposure it presents and will vigorously defend the claim while always remaining willing to negotiate an amicable resolution. As a firm with attorneys with diversified experience, we can draw on in-house expertise in many legal disciplines, including litigation and alternative dispute resolution

Experienced Civil Rights/Police Liability Representation in the Hudson Valley

Located in Poughkeepsie, our firm practices in the state and federal courts in New York. Contact us today to arrange a consultation.



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