For too long, severe, and even deadly, misconduct at city and state correctional facilities has been ignored. In particular, the abuse and neglect of prisoners at Rikers Island, New York City’s main jail complex, and the Manhattan Detention Complex, better known as the Tombs, persists. Victims and their families might be hesitant to take action, but effective support from a qualified lawyer can secure a measure of justice and shine a light on illegal abuses. Located in Harlem, Giordano Law Offices PLLC delivers strong advocacy to clients who have been mistreated during their incarceration. With more than 30 years of experience, Principal Attorney Carmen Jack Giordano knows how to find the culprits when someone is victimized by abusive guards, improperly supervised inmates or negligent medical personnel. We take on powerful defendants and secure compensation for the harm that’s been suffered.
As a highly regarded civil rights lawyer for more than three decades, Mr. Giordano has what it takes to uncover the hidden truth about what happens in jails and prisons. After a thorough investigation, we pursue appropriate relief for specific types of misconduct, such as:
Starting with a free consultation, we learn each detail of your case and rely on physicians and other experts to strengthen your arguments. Mr. Giordano’s extensive experience on both sides of law enforcement litigation provides a particular insight that maximizes our clients’ financial recoveries.
Giordano Law Offices PLLC represents individuals and their families in cases where abuse has occurred at Rikers Island, the Tombs or another New York correctional facility. Please call 212-406-9466 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation at our Uptown Manhattan headquarters, located in Harlem, or one of our satellite offices in the Bronx, Brooklyn and Downtown Manhattan.