We represent districts in cases involving Title IX claims, claims of discrimination, including investigations by the Office for Civil Rights, United States Department of Education. When litigation of student issues is necessary, our attorneys represent schools and community colleges in both state and federal courts.
Our attorneys serve as counsel to school boards and hearing panels in their findings in the administration of student discipline determination. We are also advocates on behalf of districts in student discipline hearings before administrative hearing panels and boards. Our attorneys represent districts on appeal matters before County Boards of Education in Los Angeles, Riverside, Bakersfield, Orange, and San Diego counties. Additionally, we serve as legal counsel to the Ventura County Board of Education.
Our firm also works closely with Child Welfare and Attendance departments on issues involving truancy, compliance with compulsory education laws, inter- and intra-district transfers, proof of residency, and hearings before Student Attendance Review Boards.