Civil Rights:

Klafter Olsen & Lesser has actively prosecuted a number of lawsuits on behalf of individuals who have had their civil or Constitution rights violated. These cases have included a succsessfully certified class action against a major insurance company for historically racially discriminatory life insurance sales practices, multiple cases on behalf of individuals who were illegally strip searched when they were arrested for non-serious crimes, including a very recent $7.5 million class action settlement for such a case against a New Jersey county.