Education Law Albany NY

The attorneys of Pattison Sampson Ginsberg & Griffin are experienced in assessing the unique challenges facing students, parents, educators and administrators in our nation’s increasingly complex education environment.

Our attorneys have vast knowledge of the federal and local education system requirements for private schools and public schools as well as the differing requirements for each level of a child’s education including preschool, K-12, secondary/college, and post-secondary/graduate school.

Our firm provides guidance to both students/parents and educational institutions to ensure all students have the opportunity to obtain a proper education free of discrimination, harassment, or bullying.

Our attorneys are ready to assist in all education topics including, but not limited to: Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE); Individualized Education Program (IEPs); Planning and Placement Team Meetings (PPTs); Extended School Year (ESY) services; Section 504 Plans; compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA); student discipline including suspension, expulsion hearings, and school search and seizure; compliance with institutional handbooks; bullying; attendance issues; residency disputes; First Amendment Rights (Freedom of Speech and Religious Observation); special education matters; teacher or professor discipline, tenure, or employment contract disputes.

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