The attorneys of Santen & Hughes' Government Practice Group have extensive experience in the representation of government entities, including cities and villages, fire departments, school boards and public officers. Our Government Practice Group provides counseling in employment and labor matters, school law, public contracts and construction, budgeting, finance, zoning and compliance with Sunshine laws. Our attorneys draft legislation, assist clients in conducting public meetings, and represent government agencies in court and administrative proceedings. Our attorneys also offer in house training seminars on best practices to help clients identify and avoid areas where compliance is critical and where legal risk may arise.

With decades of combined experience representing public entities and officers, the attorneys in our Government Law Practice Group have the background and expertise to recognize and address the particular issues that affect governmental functions. Our attorneys help our public clients to effectively carry out their mission and to serve the public interest.