Excessive Force

New York Times Covers H&F Wrongful Death Lawsuit

New York Times Covers H&F Wrongful Death Lawsuit

In today's New York Times, journalist Colin Moynihan looks at failures in the disciplinary process that follows NYPD police killings through the lens of the firm's Pilipenko wrongful death action. We represent the parents of Denis Volchkin, killed by an NYPD officer in October 2014. Despite a variety of errors, the officer was told he did nothing wrong.

Officer Fired in 2015 South Carolina Shooting Death

Officer Fired in 2015 South Carolina Shooting Death

Lt. Mark Tiller had opened fire during a drug sting in Seneca, killing Zachary Hammond, an unarmed white teenager, in 2015.

H&F helps the New York Times explore police accountability

H&F helps the New York Times explore police accountability

In today's New York Times, H&F partner Gabriel P. Harvis discusses the practical impact of high-profile police killings.