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Serving a diverse range of industries across an array of service areas.

Municipal Law

The Towne Law Firm, P.C. services

The municipal law attorneys of The Towne Law Firm, P.C. have decades of experience working with municipalities and governmental subdivisions on everyday legal issues and litigation.

Over the course of years, members of the Firm have worked with municipalities including counties, cities, villages, towns, community colleges and community action groups, assisting the boards and departments of those entities. Not only have we worked with the municipalities and their respective governing bodies, we’ve also assisted their police, fire and highway departments in dealing with a host of issues which are encountered both in and out of the arena of litigation.

Municipalities and governmental subdivisions are faced with unique issues and require attorneys who are familiar with the problems faced daily. TLF has developed significant skills and experience handling the variety and complexity of issues faced by the Firm’s municipal clients and prides itself on its ability to work well with the various governing bodies to address their particular needs.

We provide a wide range of legal counsel and services including:

  • Article 78 proceedings
  • Collective bargaining
  • Contract arbitrations
  • Contract grievances
  • Defending employment matters in State & Federal Courts
  • Defending First Amendment claims
  • Defending police matters
  • Employee training
  • FOIL issues and opinions
  • Labor relations and employment law
  • Open Meetings Law and executive sessions
  • Ordinance drafting and enforcement
  • PILOT issues
  • Progressive discipline
  • Tax Certiorari matters (Article 7 proceedings)
  • Taxing issues
  • Land use, zoning, planning and land division
NEWS & UPDATES

Championing for DEI: Insights from The Towne Law Firm’s Transformative Training with The Mclean Collective

ALBANY, NY | At The Towne Law Firm, P.C., we are committed to fostering a workplace culture that champions diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI)throughout our entire organization. Recently, we had the privilege of engaging in enriching DEI training sessions led by Kathleen McLean of The McLean Collective, and we’re excited to share some insights from the experience. […]

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TLF’s Year of Growth: Welcoming New Talent and Practice Areas

ALBANY, NY | The Towne Law Firm, P.C. (TLF) is excited to reflect upon the firm’s significant expansion in response to growing client demands and the ever-changing legal landscape. The introduction of new practice areas and welcoming of several new attorneys has strengthened the firm’s capabilities. This elevates the total number of attorneys at the […]

May 7, 2024 - Read More
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