We provide police officers, firefighters, agencies and entities, employee associations and public employees legal representation in civil, criminal, administrative and appellate litigation in state and federal courts. We protect your rights and defend your innocence. We help you protect your loved ones in estate planning and family law arenas, including domestic violence restraining orders. We maintain a strong reputation for professionalism and skilled, sound judgment in representation. We form lasting partnerships with our clients in our pursuit of justice. We gain your trust through our expert legal counsel and client-centered focus. Our focus is on protection and enforcement of civil rights and employment relations. We pride ourselves in providing ethical, highly-skilled, and highly-regarded legal representation, with personal attention to the client’s needs.
Our firm has successfully litigated some of the most significant public sector employee cases in California history. These cases have benefited public employees, not only in California, but throughout the United States.
Michael P. Stone and Muna Busailah founded the Firm in 1993. The Firm’s practice specializes in the representation of federal, state and local public safety /public sector employees in administrative, criminal, civil and appellate matters in state and federal courts.
We offer a team approach to provide you cost-effective, collaborative and flexible case management. Our core values include hard work and effective, zealous representation with integrity.
We have a demonstrated and successful track record in defending those who protect others. Our team of skilled lawyers specialize in advocating for public safety employees in administrative disciplinary hearings, grievance arbitrations and unfair practice charges. Our appellate victories have shaped the laws regarding public sector employment.
Governmental entity defense including civil rights defense, arrest related injury and death, in-custody death matters. Several of our attorneys have held careers in the public sector and are skilled at understanding the special environment in which our public safety clients operate. We also conduct independent objective investigations for municipal fire services.