At Raynes McCarty we pride ourselves on our commitment to preserving civil rights by fighting discrimination and racism by private companies and the government alike. The Firm’s civil rights practice is led by Harold Goodman, who is widely recognized for his skill in the courtroom and in appellate argument. Mr. Goodman has successfully argued several civil rights cases before the United States and the Pennsylvania Supreme Courts.

Significant Cases

Confidential Civil Rights Recovery by Parents for Death of Their Disabled Child

While being bussed to her special education school, a disabled five-year-old girl was strangled by a safety harness.

$7,400,000 verdict under the Federal Tort Claims Act

A troubled veteran under the care of the Veterans Administration was released from care, and tragedy followed.

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