Civil Rights Attorneys in Dallas, Texas
Handling Civil Rights Violations Since 1996
Have you been injured by a police officer or jailer who used excessive force in an encounter? In this case, you may have grounds to pursue a civil rights lawsuit. You should speak with our team at Scott H. Palmer, P.C. Our Dallas civil rights attorneys can fight for you aggressively and effectively if you have been mistreated by police.
What Are Civil Rights?
The term “civil rights” describes a set of rights that were created to protect individuals and specific groups from unfair treatment. Our Dallas civil rights attorneys focus on human rights and fighting for the rights of groups or individuals who have experienced a violation of their freedoms.
Our Dallas civil rights attorneys focus on violations stemming from police and jailer misconduct. Every individual has the right to equal treatment and these civil rights can be violated in the following ways:
- Excessive force
- Unnecessary use of force
- Unlawful arrest or detainment
- Unlawful search and seizure
- Wrongful confessions
- Falsified evidence
- Dangerous and/or unnecessary vehicle chases
- Prison abuse
- Misuse of authority (i.e. a police officer engages in sexual assault)
- Wrongful police shootings
- Wrongful death caused by a law enforcement official
- Failure to protect inmates
What Does a Civil Rights Lawyer Do?
If you or a loved one has been the victim of a violation of your civil rights, it may be time to call a Dallas civil rights lawyer. We can take action to pursue the justice you deserve. That's what you can expect from our team at Scott H. Palmer, P.C. We can help you understand your rights and options in cases such as those involving excessive force by police officers or jailers.
What Can You Do to Address Police and Jailer Misconduct?
If you have suffered an injury or the death of a loved one as a result of police brutality, you may be wondering what avenues are available to address such incidents in Texas. It is imperative to hire an experienced Dallas civil rights attorney to review your case and figure out all your available legal options.
There is no step more important for your future than speaking with a Dallas civil rights attorney who can answer your questions after a possible violation of your rights. Call (214) 891-3382 today!
Contact Scott H. Palmer, P.C. for a Review of Your Case
Our Dallas civil rights lawyers are passionate about advocating for our clients whose civil rights have been violated. By standing up for your rights, we believe we go a little way toward making society better as a whole. When it comes to serious cases such as police brutality and excessive use of force, you want a tough, knowledgeable, and effective team on your side. You want a firm that is more than competent-you need a team that is proven and elite. That's what you get when you choose Scott H. Palmer, P.C.
Our Dallas civil rights attorneys are prepared to help you. We have a long list of achievements and accolades and a reputation for aggressive advocacy for all of our clients. You can rely on us completely.
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