Local government

Local government

Our experience representing local governments in civil law matters runs deep.  Our attorneys have served as Law Directors at several local governments in the Cincinnati area.  Additionally, the firm maintains ongoing relationships with other villages, townships and cities throughout Ohio.  We regularly advise those governments on an as-needed basis. We advise governments on various matters including:

  • Brownfield site issues
  • Civil rights
  • Contracts
  • Employment
  • Federal regulations
  • Land use, zoning and eminent domain
  • Public finance

Community representation

We focus a portion of our practice on community representation. This includes assisting individuals, neighborhoods and public interest groups in civil law matters involving local, state and federal governments, developers and other entities. We rely on our breadth of experience and in-depth knowledge to guide our clients through the legal process and craft creative solutions to complex issues.

Election law

Our election law practice combines the tenets of constitutional law and political science. We fight to protect the voting rights of every Ohioan and ensure local and state elections adhere to the law. We represent:

  • Individual voters
  • Candidates for office
  • Political parties
  • Lobbyists and special interest groups

We handle a variety of election law issues, such as:

  • Voting rights
  • Election procedures
  • Campaign finance
  • Election fraud