The attorneys at Siana Bellwoar represent public entities, officials and police officers throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in Federal and State Courts. Our attorneys are experienced and have an outstanding reputation with attorneys and judges defending civil rights claims in all District Courts of Pennsylvania inclusive of the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts. We have over 100 years of collective experience and have tried numerous cases to verdict, obtaining successful results for our clients. The attorneys at Siana Bellwoar also provide risk management services advising public officials, their employees and police officers on measures to avoid claims and prevent litigation.
Our attorneys have successfully defended and pursued claims brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985 and 1986, which allege deprivations of an individual’s civil rights.
Siana Bellwoar has successfully defended claims of:
- Police Excessive Force
- False Arrest/Imprisonment
- Malicious Prosecution
- Substantive and Procedural Due Process
- Equal Protection
- Policies, Training and Supervision
- Medical Needs of Pre-Trial Detainees and Inmates
- First Amendment
- Government Takings
The Civil Rights Practice Group of Siana Bellwoar is also available to provide seminars and conduct training as well as provide policy review and revision and internal investigations.
Contact us to learn more about these services.