Public Entity Defense
Howd & Ludorf, LLC has a team of attorneys dedicated to defending public entities against all general and professional liability claims.
The firm’s attorneys regularly appear in all courts, defending defective highway claims, public nuisance claims, negligence claims, defamation claims, and civil rights claims. Howd & Ludorf, LLC attorneys have a working knowledge of the complex web of immunities that protect public entities from lawsuits, and have shaped the legal landscape in the field of public entity liability through successful appeals yielding favorable reported decisions. Howd & Ludorf, LLC attorneys have represented more than 140 of Connecticut’s 169 municipalities over the past 25 years, defending municipal police officers, teachers, school leaders, boards of education, public works employees, firefighters, EMS personnel, public officials, and land use staff and commissions in both state and federal courts, and will continue this focus in years to come.