School Law

Minnesota schools face difficult challenges due to many factors including ever changing laws and regulations, enrollment fluctuations, and increasing demands for educational services and facilities. The attorneys at Karkela, Hunt & Cheshire, PLLP, are familiar with the issues presented to today’s schools. They have the experience and are familiar with the laws and regulations that face districts throughout our region on a regular basis.

Our attorneys can assist your district in all areas of school law including personnel management, hiring, discipline and discharge, contract preparation and evaluation, executive employment agreements, open meeting law issues, student discipline and discharge incorporating the Pupil Fair Dismissal Act, Data Practice Act, privacy issues, discrimination and sexual harassment, and personnel policies for students and staff.

Our attorneys pride themselves in providing detailed and thorough analysis and guidance on the issues our districts face. Our attorneys are widely recognized for practical and pro-active legal analysis and solutions.

We invite your questions and would welcome the opportunity to discuss our firm and its services with you.  Karkela, Hunt & Cheshire, PLLP – solving problems and creating opportunities for more than a century.

School Law Attorneys: Paul Hunt