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    Civil Rights

    Our civil rights are at the very heart of our freedom as citizens and define us as a country. If you believe your civil rights have been violated, you should consult with an experienced lawyer as soon as possible to help guide you through the intricacies of these laws and protect these most valuable freedoms.

    At the law firm of Rieders, Travis, Humphrey, Waters & Dohrmann, our attorneys have extensive experience guiding clients through challenging civil rights cases. No matter the form your violation takes, it is crucial that you contact a skilled civil rights lawyer as soon as possible. Contact our Williamsport civil rights attorneys today.

    Knowledgeable Attorneys Protecting Your Civil Rights

    Civil rights law encompasses many aspects of our lives, from discrimination or harassment in the workplace and schools, to freedom of speech and religion, due process and equal protection, freedom from excessive force by police officers and the right to appropriate medical care for the incarcerated. When your rights are violated, it is not uncommon to feel frustrated and confused regarding your next steps. It is important to remember that you have legal options, and our firm is prepared to guide you through the legal process.

    Have You Experienced a Civil Rights Violation?

    The law firm of Rieders, Travis, Humphrey, Waters & Dohrmann can be reached by calling 570-323-8711 or completing our convenient contact form. We can explain how Pennsylvania and federal law applies to your situation and help you understand your options for moving forward.

    Attorney Cliff Rieders

    Attorney Cliff RiedersCliff Rieders is a Nationally Board Certified Trial Lawyer practicing personal injury law. A large part of his practice involves multi-district litigation, including cases related to pharmaceuticals, vitamin supplements and medical devices. He is admitted in several state and federal courts, as well as the Supreme Court of the United States. Rieders is the past regional president of the Federal Bar Association and is a life member of the distinguished American Law Institute, which promulgates proposed rules adopted by many state courts. He is a past president of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, formerly Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. As a founder of the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority, he served on the Board for 15 years.

    Not only has Rieders held many highly esteemed, leadership positions, he authored legislation related to the Patient Safety Authority and the Mcare Act, which governs medical and hospital liability actions in Pennsylvania. He authored texts upon which both practitioners and judges rely, including Pennsylvania Malpractice Laws and Forms, and Financial Responsibility Law Issues in Pennsylvania, the latter governing auto and truck collisions in Pennsylvania. In addition, he wrote several books on the practice of law in Pennsylvania regarding wrongful death and survivor actions, insurance bad faith, legal malpractice claims and worker rights, among others. Rieders also serves as a resource to practitioners as a regular speaker for Celesq, an arm of the world’s largest legal publisher, Thomson Reuters West Publishing.

    As recognition of his wide range of contribution to his profession and of his dedication to protecting the rights of his clients, he received numerous awards, among them the George F. Douglas Amicus Curiae Award, the Milton D. Rosenberg Award, the B’nai B’rith Justice Award, and awards of recognition from the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers. [ Attorney Bio ]

    Our Legal Team

    AttorneyClifford A. Rieders
    Partner
    Jeffrey C. Dohrmann
    AttorneyJeffrey C. Dohrmann
    Partner
    Corey J. Mowrey
    AttorneyCorey J. Mowrey
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    Attorney John Humphrey
    AttorneyJohn M. Humphrey
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    Attorney Walter
    AttorneyC. Scott Waters
    Partner
    Pamela L. Shipman
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