Practice Areas

Practice Areas

Practice Areas

Civil Rights

McKamie Krueger has successfully defended counties, cities, villages, towns, housing authorities, and other local governments against a broad spectrum of alleged violations of constitutional rights and rights recognized by State and Federal law. Our technical skill and success have earned a reputation for aggressive, effective defense of such claims. Over the last decade, we have defended well in excess of 200 lawsuits of this kind.

The majority of civil rights and constitutional claims can be disposed of favorably prior to trial. Our approach has always been to aggressively engage in a pretrial motion practice, including motions to dismiss and summary judgment. However, when necessary, our lawyers have the experience and technical training to effectively represent our clients at trial.

We manage each claim or lawsuit by bringing together our best talent to address the challenges presented by a particular claim or suit, enabling us to efficiently analyze and pursue the most expeditious defense.

Our experienced civil rights litigators have expertise in and regularly represent clients in cases asserted under the First Amendment, Fourth Amendment, Fifth Amendment, Eighth Amendment and Fourteenth Amendment, including cases involving alleged police liability, unlawful taking of property, due process and equal protection violations.

Latest News & Notes
November 7th, 2016
Partner Mick McKamie featured in AP article on cities’ use of cameras for ticketing

DALLAS (AP) – A lawsuit claims two Texas cities are illegally using cameras to ticket drivers accused of ignoring stop signs that extend from school buses as students get on and off the vehicles, arguing that among other issues, the state Legislature hasn’t authorized cities to take such action. Click here to read the full Read More…

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McKamie Krueger LLP
941 Proton Road
San Antonio, Texas 78258

Phone: 210.546.2122
Toll Free: 877.665.6449

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