When your civil rights have been violated in an act of police misconduct or police brutality, you have a right to seek compensation. An experienced Chicago civil rights attorney can help you with your claim, assisting in gathering supporting evidence and representing you as the case progresses. When your constitutionally guaranteed rights have been trampled by the government, it is important to hire a lawyer that is knowledgeable in civil rights matters because a lawyer that is inexperienced in handling civil rights cases can be fatal to your claim.
Following are some important legal areas with which the firm is able to assist:
Section 1983 of the United States Code provides that government officials, including police officers, who deprive citizens of civil rights can be held liable for damages, and your claim may include:
Contact Foutris Law Office, Ltd. as early as possible to begin work on your claim in order to maximize your chances of success.