Municipal Law


With extensive experience in the highly specialized and complex field of municipal law, the attorneys of Carter Conboy’s Municipal Law Practice Group know the intricacies of the workings of local governments. We have extensive experience in all phases of litigation involving municipalities and have unmatched experience defending municipalities and their officers and employees in civil rights litigation.

Currently representing more than 50 cities, villages, towns, counties, state agencies, fire districts, ambulance districts, public colleges and universities, school districts and municipalities throughout New York State, the Municipal Law Practice Group provides the following legal expertise and services to its public and private sector municipal clients:

  • Labor issues, training, and workplace hazards
  • Statutory interpretation and enforcement
  • Counseling on proper procedures used in passing ordinances
  • Drafting municipal resolutions budgets and contracts
  • Responding to changes in legislation
  • Zoning ordinance and enforcement
  • Policies and procedures
  • Property acquisition, sale, and eminent domain disputes
  • Risk management and avoidance
  • Administrating levies and bond issues
  • Awarding permits and licenses
  • Litigation in State and Federal Courts