Houston Education Law

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Houston Education Law Attorney

Houston Education Law Attorney

Education law in Texas impacts students, faculty and educational institutions located in Houston. Most people in Houston have minimal or no contact with the disciplinary system of school districts, colleges and universities. However, each year, students and faculty in Houston will be subject to Texas educational disciplinary proceedings. While Administrative Law procedures vary, each school district, college, and university disciplinary hearing in Houston arises from the same basic principles of Texas Administrative Law. The Texas Educational Law disciplinary process in Houston is complex, procedural and time consuming. Individuals and entities in Houston facing a Texas Education Law disciplinary proceeding should seek legal representation from a Texas Education Law Attorney serving Houston. The firm provides representation in the following Texas Education Law matters in Houston:

  • Houston Business School Disciplinary Hearing
  • Houston College & University Student Disciplinary Hearing
  • Houston College & University Faculty Disciplinary Hearing
  • Houston Dental School Disciplinary Hearing
  • Houston Fraternity & Sorority Disciplinary Hearing
  • Houston Law School Disciplinary Hearing
  • Houston Medical School Disciplinary Hearing
  • Houston Pharmacy School Disciplinary Hearing
  • Houston School District Expulsion Hearing
  • Title IX Hearing

Houston Student & Faculty Disciplinary Defense Attorney

For Houston students and faculty, the Texas Education Law disciplinary process is daunting. In most situations, the school district, college or university in Houston will open an inquiry or investigation. Subsequent to the completion of the investigation, the Houston school district, college or university will propose a settlement, or proceed to a formal disciplinary action. Formal disciplinary actions can often result in probation, suspension or expulsion from the educational institution. In most Texas Education Law disciplinary matters, the student or faculty member will have the right to a Hearing before a Hearing Officer or Hearing Panel. In some instances, the student or faculty member can reach a settlement with the Houston education entity prior to the Hearing. If the matter proceeds to Hearing, the student or faculty member can often appeal the decision to a governing body of the Houston educational institution. A student or faculty member may also be able to file an Appeal to District Court. The firm represents students and faculty members in the following causes of Houston student and faculty discipline include:

  • Academic Dishonesty
  • Assault
  • Battery
  • Building Code Violations
  • Cheating
  • Cyber Bullying
  • Cyber Sexual Bullying
  • Date Rape
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Drug Dealing
  • Drug Use
  • Fighting
  • Hazing
  • Hate Crimes
  • Health Code Violations
  • Intimidation
  • Municipal Code Violations
  • Noise Complaints
  • Obscene Behavior
  • Off Campus Misconduct
  • Partying
  • Philanthropy Violations
  • Plagiarism
  • Poor Academic Performance
  • Possession of a Firearm
  • Possession of a Knife
  • Prostitution
  • Providing Alcohol to Minors/Underage students
  • Public Intoxication
  • Racial Discrimination
  • Rape
  • Religious Discrimination
  • Risk Management Violations
  • Rush Rule Violations
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Battery
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Threats
  • Trespass
  • Underage Consumption of Alcohol
  • Unregistered Event With Alcohol
  • Vandalism
  • Weapons Possession

Houston students and faculty facing school district, college or university disciplinary action need a Texas Student & Faculty Disciplinary Defense Lawyer serving Houston for representation.

Houston Education Law Risk Management Lawyer

Students, faculty, fraternities, sororities and other organizations are often the subject of disciplinary action by Houston school districts, colleges and universities. School district, college or university disciplinary action in Houston can result in probation, suspension or expulsion from the Houston educational institution. Texas Administrative Law governs Texas Education Law disciplinary proceedings against students, faculty and college organizations in Houston. Most Houston college and university disciplinary proceedings involve an investigation, pre Hearing process and Hearing. One way to reduce the risk of student and faculty disciplinary proceedings at Houston school districts, colleges and universities is through Risk Management. Risk Management is a comprehensive area of Texas Education Law that can help prevent or mitigate disciplinary action against Houston students and faculty. Student and faculty organizations in Houston should seek consultation from a Texas College and University Risk Management Attorney serving Houston. Risk management presentation topics can include:

  • Alcohol
  • Discrimination (Ethnic Discrimination, Racial Discrimination & Religious Discrimination)
  • Drugs & Narcotics
  • Hazing
  • Sex Crimes
  • Social Media
  • Technology
  • Texas Criminal Law
  • Texas Education Law
  • Title IX