Serving New Jersey (908) 852-2600

Educational Law

Our Education Law Services Include:

  • General advice on statutes impacting local school districts
  • Student discipline
  • Public contract bidding
  • Special education
  • Collective bargaining negotiations.

Our Education Law Experience in New Jersey Includes:

The Education Law Group at Lavery, Selvaggi & Cohen, P.C. provides expert legal advice and assistance to educational entities throughout Northwest New Jersey. We have successfully represented both public and private educational institutions, including colleges, high schools, and local school districts. These clients appreciate the competent advice we offer in an economic and expedited manner. Our Education Lawyers recognize that local school districts frequently demand answers to their legal questions immediately and we endeavor to do so under all circumstances. Whether confronted with a student discipline question or a personnel matter, our lawyers follow a team approach so that the issue is addressed in a manner that promotes the efficient operation and administration for the institution.

Our Education Lawyers appear both on behalf of local school districts at regular and special public meetings, before the Office of Administrative Law and the Public Employee Relations Commission, and in state and federal courts in New Jersey. We have aggressively protected our clients' interest in collective bargaining negotiations, special education matters, student discipline, public bidding and construction law matters. We are also familiar with the requirements imposed upon local Boards of Education regarding the Open Public Meetings Act, the Open Public Records Act and other school business issues.

Lavery, Selvaggi & Cohen, P.C. also represents four-year colleges, as well as local community colleges. We counsel such clients in employment mattersland development decisions, student discipline and contract issues. These clients appreciate the quality recommendations given and the proactive approach to addressing their legal needs.

Contact Us for Your Education Law Needs in New Jersey

Call us at (908) 852-2600 to schedule a consultation with one of our Education Lawyers, and put our expertise in Education Law to work for you.

The Attorneys at Lavery, Selvaggi & Cohen, P.C. serve clients in Hackettstown, Morristown and the surrounding areas.