Public Entity Representation

Since the firm’s formation, attorneys at Ford, Walker, Haggerty & Behar have specialized in representing municipalities, metropolitan transit authorities and police departments in lawsuits seeking recovery for a variety of claimed damages resulting from slip-and-fall accidents, use of public transit, environmental clean-up claims, property damage, alleged dangerous conditions of public property, inverse condemnation proceedings, contractor claims and prosecution of claims arising under the False Claims Act.

We have extensive trial experience in representing a number of cities, including the City of Long Beach, in all aspects of municipal civil litigation.