Attorneys in our education practice group serve as outside counsel to many of the region's colleges, universities, and secondary schools. We have a national practice in immigration and have the capability to assist institutions in all of their legal needs. Our attorneys are active members of the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) and NAFSA: Association of International Educators.

Areas of practice for Education

  • Education Law
  • Regulatory Compliance (FERPA, Clery Act, Export Controls, etc.)
  • Campus Security and Safety
  • Student Affairs & Discipline
  • Diversity, Discrimination
  • Faculty Relations
  • Campus & Operations Abroad
  • Mergers, Acquisitions, Joint Venture & Affiliation Agreements
  • Tax-Exempt Bond Financing
  • Commercial Financing Transactions
  • Commercial Real Estate, Permitting and Land Use
  • Contract Negotiation and Documentation
  • Governance, Internal Controls
  • Intellectual Property/Trademark
  • Taxation and Compliance
  • Receipt and Acceptance of Charitable Donations
  • Employment Policies, Practices & Agreements
  • Litigation
  • Negotiation of Health Insurance Benefits Contracts