Municipal Law (Libraries, School Districts, Villages and Towns, Fire Protection and Police Department Districts, Housing Authorities and other municipalities)

Kavanagh Attorneys have the experience necessary to protect Illinois municipal entities such as school districts, libraries (District libraries and municipal libraries), municipalities and cities, fire protection, police, and park districts,   We have negotiated contracts, represented clients at arbitration hearings, practiced before the EEOC, the Illinois Human Rights Commission, the Department of Labor, the US Court of Claims, and HUD.  We can help you avoid suit through policy development, and familiarity with Sunshine laws such as FOIA and the Illinois Open Meetings Act.  We have represented school districts for over 40 years and fully understand Special Education laws, the school code's numerous requirements and regulations, and student issues.  Finally, we are familiar with Tax Increment Financing, its requirements and its benefits and costs; we are experienced with public land acquisition and even property demolition for eminent domain or blight avoidance.  We are uniquely qualified and experienced to assist you.