Education Law—Serving the Education Community

Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky provides legal services to various school entities including colleges, public school districts, charter schools, and private schools. We assist in a wide range of matters including:

  • School governance
  • Compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations
  • Sunshine Act, Right to Know, and Ethics Act issues
  • Tax assessment matters
  • Formation, approval, and operation of private charter schools
  • Drafting school policy
  • Labor and employment
  • Contract drafting and negotiation
  • Special education
  • Student rights and discipline
  • Civil rights
  • Special outside counsel for investigations
  • Litigation

Our attorneys have been called on to serve as special counsel for schools with regard to sensitive and high stakes litigation, personnel, and tax assessment matters. We have successfully represented schools in appellate courts, trial courts, and before administrative agencies including the EEOC, PHRA, Office of Civil Rights, Unemployment Compensation Board, and the State Charter Appeal Board. Two of our shareholders, Alan Shuckrow and Harry Kunselman, have served as elected school board members in board leadership positions in highly successful school districts. This insight derived from real-world experience allows our firm to provide practical legal advice.

Dedicated to Serving the Education Sector

The attorneys of Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky have the demonstrated skills, experience, and dedication to serve our education clients well with their exceptional legal and real-world backgrounds. For more information, contact Alan T. Shuckrow.