Municipalities

Bullivant Houser Bailey PC's Municipal Liability Group has extensive experience in defending Oregon, Washington, and California cities, counties, school districts, ports, service districts, protection associations and other municipal corporations, both in state and federal trial courts, on appeal, and before a wide variety of administrative agencies. We are retained by self-insured municipalities and by insurance companies who provide municipal coverage to handle the following issues:

  • Employment claims
  • Civil rights
  • First Amendment liability
  • Land use
  • Inverse condemnation
  • School district liability
  • Environmental pollution
  • Labor relations
  • Police misconduct liability
  • Highway liability
  • Corrections liability
  • Public works liability
  • Criminal justice claims

We have also represented many private citizens and companies in their interactions with government; having worked with government, we understand how government works.