Morris James is long established as the predominant Delaware law firm in the practice of education law. The firm represents 15 of 19 Delaware school districts, a college, and several private schools.
Our partners’ work in education law, as related to Chambers USA by clients, has been described as “phenomenal,” and their experience in the educational sector was highlighted as among our firm’s “primary assets.”
For more than three decades, we have represented Delaware’s public school districts, private school entities, and institutions of higher learning in a wide range of matters. Our comprehensive counsel to the education community includes matters of benefits, employment, governance, student/parent issues, and all aspects of State and federally-mandated regulations, rules, and guidelines.
Our attorneys handle issues related to employee discharge, discrimination claims, student expulsion, student rights, special education matters, Freedom of Information Act compliance, freedom of speech, due process, establishment clause, construction bidding law compliance and litigation of bid disputes, construction contracts and construction litigation, and collective bargaining agreements.