Lubbock Education Law

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Lubbock Education Law Attorney

Lubbock Education Law Attorney

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

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

Lubbock Student & Faculty Disciplinary Defense Attorney

For Lubbock students and faculty, the Texas Education Law disciplinary process is daunting. In most situations, the school district, college or university in Lubbock will open an inquiry or investigation. Subsequent to the completion of the investigation, the Lubbock 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 Lubbock 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 Lubbock 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 Lubbock 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

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

Lubbock Education Law Risk Management Lawyer

Students, faculty, fraternities, sororities and other organizations are often the subject of disciplinary action by Lubbock school districts, colleges and universities. School district, college or university disciplinary action in Lubbock can result in probation, suspension or expulsion from the Lubbock educational institution. Texas Administrative Law governs Texas Education Law disciplinary proceedings against students, faculty and college organizations in Lubbock. Most Lubbock 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 Lubbock 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 Lubbock students and faculty. Student and faculty organizations in Lubbock should seek consultation from a Texas College and University Risk Management Attorney serving Lubbock. 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