Poyner Spruill Welcomes Education Law Practice Group

Administrative Hearings, Trial Advocacy, and Appellate Advocacy

Clients trust our attorneys to take the lead on their most important legal challenges. Our attorneys have extensive trial and appellate litigation experience in all levels of state and federal courts and before the various administrative hearing bodies significant to schools and districts.

We have advised clients on a variety of issues when it comes to these proceedings, including: employment litigation; Title VII (EEOC); discrimination; sexual harassment; First Amendment cases (speech, religion); teacher nonrenewals and dismissals; student suspensions; student injuries; students with disabilities; school construction; transferring bond funds; school budgets; school mergers; school closings; assaults; undercover drug operations; searches and seizures; weapons on campus; bond forfeitures; use of parking fines for public schools; environmental penalties; distribution of tax funds; Fourteenth Amendment and §1983 (civil rights) cases; desegregation and unitary status cases; workers’ compensation; vehicular injuries; and the Voting Rights Act.

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