Municipal Law

Our attorneys have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in representing government agencies both large and small, including municipalities, school districts, park districts and various special districts. We provide legal advice to our government clients on their day-to-day organizational and operations matters, including ethical matters, zoning, ordinances, contracts and a wide range of other legal issues. We also have broad experience defending our public clients in both federal and state court at the trial and appellate levels. Because our firm uses the latest technology and resources while maintaining manageable overhead costs, we are able to deliver the highest quality legal services in a comprehensive and cost-effective manner.

We understand the importance of staying up to date with changes in policy or law in order for our government clients to effectively serve the people in their communities. As developments arise, we will advise you on how the law affects your local government.

Areas of Practice:
-Zoning
-Economic development
-Tax Increment Financing
-Public Finance
-Real Estate Transactions
-Taxation
-Environmental
-Elections
-Budget
-Bidding and Procurement
-Open Records/Public Information Requests
-Open Meetings
-Personnel Matters, CBA, Grievances, Arbitration
-Legal opinions
-Drafting Reviewing, Construction Contracts, Intergovernmental Agreements, Development Agreements and all ranges of government contracts
-Ordinance and Resolution Drafting
-Litigation

Contact: Paul O'Grady