Municipal/Local Government

August 16, 2016
Personal Injury
August 16, 2016

The Municipal Law and Local Government Group represents cities, villages, townships, park districts, school districts, library districts, municipal corporations, and special districts. Attorneys in the Group provide a full range of services to the firm’s governmental clients, including:

Negotiating and Drafting Annexation and Development Agreements

Creating and Implementing Tax Increment Financing Districts

Negotiating and Drafting Intergovernmental Agreements

Creating, Negotiating, and Implementing Public-Private Partnerships

Attending Council and Board Meetings and Advising on Governance Issues

Drafting Ordinances and Resolutions

Advising on Government Procurement Issues

Prosecuting Traffic and Ordinance Violations

Advising on Referenda and Election Law Issues

Freedom of Information Act, Open Meetings Act and other “Sunshine Laws” issues

Zoning, Planning and Land Use Regulations

Police and Fire Commission and Pension Board Issues

Civil Rights Litigation Defense

Eminent Domain/Condemnation

Our Municipal/Local Government Law Group