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Municipal Law

Berchem Moses PC has been successfully representing Connecticut municipalities for more than 40 years.

Our attorneys have experience with the full range of legal concerns faced by towns and cities today such as zoning and land use matters, economic development, public bidding and contracts, tax assessments, environmental regulations, labor and employment matters, and access to public meetings and public information under the Freedom of Information Act. Our municipal attorneys act as advocates for towns and cities before various courts, administrative agencies, boards and commissions.

Our municipal clients retain us either as their town or city attorney for effective legal counsel in matters such as:

  • Municipal litigation
  • Labor & Employment law
  • Land use and zoning
  • Economic development
  • Affordable housing
  • Connecticut Siting Council (CSC) and Public Utility Regulatory Authority (PURA) matters, including telecommunication, 5G, and public utility issues
  • Eminent domain
  • Open-door public meetings
  • Ordinance drafting
  • Public purchasing — bidding requirements
  • Referenda
  • Elections
  • Drafting and enforcing regulations
  • Regulatory compliance

If your municipality is seeking effective legal counsel, please contact the Connecticut municipal law lawyers of Berchem Moses PC. We can be of service to you.

Municipal Litigation

Our litigation attorneys have successfully defended municipalities in a broad range of claims, from simple negligence and nuisance claims to complex issues arising from the assertion of Section 1983 complaints, including claims of excessive force by police officers and litigation.

Committed To Our Communities

Not only do we understand the legal needs of municipalities from a professional standpoint, but we are also committed to serving the communities in which we live and do business. Our attorneys are actively involved in local, civic and charitable organizations, serving on boards and commissions, maintaining political leadership roles, and holding positions on various local administrative and government boards, agencies and civic organizations.

To discuss your specific legal needs, please contact the Connecticut municipal law lawyers of Berchem Moses PC.