A broad range of issues falls under the umbrella of civil rights claims. The scope of Sara’s civil rights practice includes:
- Police misconduct, including cases involving excessive force, illegal searches and seizures, wrongful imprisonment, false testimony, and planting evidence.
- Inmate mistreatment and abuse, including delay and denial of medical care, excessive force, and sexual abuse.
- Prosecutorial misconduct
- Employment discrimination
- Sexual harassment
- First Amendment violations
Sara is based in Portland, Oregon, but represents clients throughout Oregon. She is available for jail visits in Oregon, and home visits by appointment. If you need a civil rights lawyer in Portland, Oregon and beyond, contact the Law Office of Sara Staggs for an initial consultation.