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Lalit K. Loomba (White Plains, NY)

Lalit K. Loomba (White Plains, NY) Lalit Loomba focuses his litigation practice on the defense of municipalities and municipal officials in federal civil rights claims. Lalit represents several Westchester County, NY, municipalities and has a strong familiarity with both federal and state courts in New York.

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Qualified Immunity and Deadly Car Chases: Is the Pendulum Heading the Other Way?

Posted in Professional Liability
The past several years have seen a slew of high-profile excessive force cases against law enforcement officers, often highlighted by cell phone video. These cases have placed increasing pressure on local police departments, which continue to struggle with balancing the public interest in community safety against the individual rights of suspects on the street. At… Continue Reading

Albuquerque Police in the Crosshairs of Federal Oversight

Posted in Municipal & Public Entity
This is my first entry as a regular contributor to the Municipal & Public Entity section of the Professional Liability Advocate blog. Municipal and public official litigation falls under Wilson Elser’s Municipal/Local Government practice group. Among other topics, this blog will focus on cases and liability under 42 U.S.C. §1983. Section 1983 is a notably… Continue Reading