Civil Rights and Victims of Crime

As citizens of the United States of America, we enjoy Constitutionally protected freedoms of movement, speech and privacy unparalleled anywhere else in the world. Not a day goes by, however, that the news is not replete with stories of hate crimes, racial or religious discrimination, police brutality, spousal abuse, stalking, and myriad other infringements on individual rights. Federal and state laws provide civil remedies to victims of these constitutional violations and crimes, allowing for recovery of physical and emotional damages and other losses (often including punitive damages and attorneys fees).

SWB provides passionate representation to the families and victims of: