San Francisco Constitutional Rights Attorneys
Experienced & Award-Winning Civil Rights Advocates
As a resident of the United States, you are protected by the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Californians are also protected by the state’s constitution, which outlines certain rights granted to anyone who lives in the state of California.
When someone violates your constitutional rights—whether it’s an individual person, a corporation, a law enforcement officer, a government agency, or some other entity—you could be entitled to financial compensation for your resulting physical, emotional, and financial damages. At Nichols Kaster LLP, our San Francisco constitutional rights attorneys fight to hold these entities accountable for the harm they have caused, as well as enact social change through civil rights and impact litigation.
Our firm is ready to stand up for you. We are proud to be a voice for the voiceless and have the necessary resources, experience, and skill to tirelessly advocate for the justice you deserve.
Contact us online or call (877) 344-4628 to discuss your potential case at no cost and with no obligation. Hablamos español.
What Are Your Constitutional Rights?
As previously mentioned, your constitutional rights are laid out in the U.S. Constitution’s Bill of Rights. These rights are extensive and varied but generally pertain to your rights regarding interactions with government officials and entities.
Some examples of constitutional rights include:
- Free speech
- Freedom of the press
- Freedom of religion
- The right to keep and bear arms
- The right to assemble
- The right to petition the government
- The right to vote (for U.S. citizens 18 and older)
Your constitutional rights also include your rights when dealing with law enforcement or navigating the judicial system, such as:
- Freedom from unreasonable search/seizure
- The right to fair treatment by law enforcement
- The right to due process and a speedy trial
- The right to an attorney/to have an attorney appointed to you
- The right to remain silent when interacting with law enforcement
- Freedom from cruel and unusual punishment
- Freedom from excessive bail
If you believe that your constitutional rights have been violated in any way, we encourage you to seek legal representation from a skilled and experienced constitutional rights attorney, like those at Nichols Kaster LLP. You deserve justice, and you could be entitled to financial compensation for the losses you have suffered due to the violation of your rights.
Compensation for Victims of Constitutional Rights Violations
Violations of constitutional rights can lead to significant physical, emotional, and financial harm. If you have sustained a bodily injury, suffered the death of a loved one, and/or dealt with monetary losses and emotional difficulties, such as pain and suffering, due to a violation of your rights, you could be entitled to compensation.
By suing the responsible party, you can not only seek financial restitution for the suffering and losses you have experienced but also the justice to which you are entitled. At Nichols Kaster LLP, our San Francisco constitutional rights attorneys strive to help individual clients recover fair compensation for their damages, as well as challenge unjust policies, procedures, and laws that cause undue harm and disadvantage certain members of our community.
Why Hire a San Francisco Constitutional Rights Attorney?
Going up against a law enforcement agency, government entity, or similarly powerful party can be daunting. With an experienced legal team by your side, like the team at Nichols Kaster LLP, you can focus on healing and moving forward with your life while your attorney fights for the justice and fair compensation you deserve.
Our firm has a long, proven track record of success. We have helped countless clients go up against powerful state and federal agencies—and win. Our attorneys have extensive experience in civil and constitutional rights violation cases, as well as a passion for helping everyday people fight back against powerful entities that would seek to take advantage and cause harm. We have earned a national reputation for our dedication to our clients, along with our readiness to take cases to trial.
How Nichols Kaster LLP Can Help with Your Constitutional Rights Case
Our firm is prepared to assist you with all aspects of your constitutional rights violation case. We meticulously prepare cases for negotiation, litigation, and trial. In many instances, we are able to successfully pursue alternative dispute resolution, such as mediation and arbitration. However, whenever necessary, we are fully ready to aggressively advocate for you in court.
If you believe your rights have been violated, reach out to our San Francisco constitutional rights attorneys right away to learn how we can help. Our experienced lawyers and knowledgeable staff provide compassionate, personalized legal support and counsel throughout the process.
We offer complimentary consultations to all new and prospective clients, as well as same-day and weekend appointments by request. Call us at (877) 344-4628 or contact us online to learn more.