Practice Areas

Public Entity

Background

Since Neil Dymott was founded in 1964, it has specialized in representing public entities located throughout California. Our clients include not only public agencies but quasi public organizations. We defend public entities in suits and claims brought against them in numerous different matters, including but not limited to:

  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Government Tort Claims Act
  • Claims relating to the design and construction of public property
  • Common carrier and motor vehicle accidents
  • Environmental claims and litigation
  • Eminent domain and inverse condemnation actions
  • Law enforcement misconduct and excessive use of force claims
  • False arrest and imprisonment, and other claims under 42 U.S.C. §1983
  • Public employment disputes, including claims of discrimination and harassment
  • Tort liability, including the defense of public common carriers, defense of dangerous condition of public property claims, and personal injury matters

Our representation and defense of public entities involves state, federal, and appellate courts, ranging in matters from minor personal injury claims to wrongful death. Neil Dymott’s public entity litigation group has developed a reputation as being at the forefront of public entity liability litigation.


For more information about our public entity practice, please see our list of attorneys in this area of practice.

Attorney List

Robert W. Frank
Hugh A. McCabe

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