Americans with Disabilities Act
Lawsuits continue to abound against public facilities for alleged violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Chen Horwitz & Franklin’s attorneys have extensive expertise advising and representing retail stores, hotels, restaurants, and other businesses that are open to the public regarding accessibility for the disabled. The Firm's attorneys provide invaluable advice and guidance in interpreting the complicated accessibility guidelines imposed by the ADA and in developing strategies to ensure compliance and to otherwise serve as a powerful deterrent to potential claimants. For those who have been sued, the Firm's attorneys provide vigorous representation to promote quick and inexpensive resolution, including full development of the available affirmative defenses that are peculiar to the ADA.