We focus on your rights. Williams, Leininger & Cosby is a known, formidable defender of claims for violations of Civil Rights. Representation includes corporations, governmental and quasi-municipal entities.

Civil rights attorneys skillfully steward these cases efficiently from engagement through trial and, often, appeal.We assist government agencies in analyzing claims, creating a litigation plan in advance of negotiating a settlement or bringing a case to trial. When there is no possibility of settlement, your attorney leverages a deep understanding of the unique immunities and defenses available to you. We vigorously pursue dispositive motions such as summary judgment.

Areas of Civil Rights Defense

  • 42 U.S.C ยง 1983
  • Title VII Claims

Discrimination Claims based on:

  • Age
  • Disability
  • Due Process Violations
  • Equal Protection Violations
  • Ethnicity
  • Excessive Force
  • False Arrests
  • Gender
  • Police Harassment
  • Police Shootings
  • Pregnancy
  • Race
  • Religion
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Wrongful Detention