School Law & Education
Our attorneys have extensive experience representing school districts to bring prompt resolution to their legal issues. Our experience ensures that the school districts administration can focus on delivering high-quality education.
We work closely with school districts to develop policy manuals, student handbooks and disciplinary approaches. We work with and advise the Board of Education on a variety of legal issues, including financing, employee matters and student discipline. The firm also advises school personnel about day-to-day issues that may have legal consequences. If litigation does occur or is required, the firm is capable of providing an experienced legal team with the goal of providing a swift and effective resolution.
The firm provides legal services in areas such as:
- Employment and labor, including contract negotiation and administration, consultation regarding personnel issues and handling grievance proceedings, arbitrations and litigation of employee claims
- Student discipline
- Student and employee handbooks
- Policy manuals
- Contracts and bidding
- Charter schools
- Consultation and representation regarding Tax Incentive Financing Districts
- Defense of tort claims
- Analysis and litigation of constitutional issues