Montroll, Backus & Oettinger, P.C.
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Education Law

MBO is experienced in representing elementary, secondary, and college or university students on a broad array of issues. We offer representation to elementary, secondary, and college or university students concerning the following:

  • Collegiate disciplinary actions
  • Residency hearings and appeals
  • Agency of Education waiver requests and appeals, including residency and tuition
  • Special education dispute resolution
  • Educator misconduct
  • Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • Military family education issues under the Interstate Compact on Education Opportunity for Military Children
  • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

We provide counsel to both private and public education institutions on practice issues including:

  • Governance changes, including Regional Education Districts (REDs), Modified Unified Union School Districts (MUUSDs), joint contract schools, and Supervisory Union collaborations
  • Contracts, including Requests for Proposals and bid law issues
  • Educator licensing, including provisional and emergency licenses
  • School-related real property issues
  • Development of district policies
  • Staff training
  • School health issues, including school nurses, concussions, immunizations, and allergies
  • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

Contact us today to learn more about our education law practice.

Attorney Experienced in Education Law