I was born in St. Louis, Missouri and graduated from Clayton High School I graduated... more
I was born in St. Louis, Missouri and graduated from Clayton High School I graduated with a degree in political science from the University of Chicago. I next attended the University of California Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law. While attending law school I worked on police practices matters with the NAACP West Coast Regional Office in San Francisco, Oakland and later in Richmond, Californi... view profile
AMINA R. MERRITT, a native of Hartford, CT, is Founding Attorney of the Merritt Law... more
AMINA R. MERRITT, a native of Hartford, CT, is Founding Attorney of the Merritt Law Clinic, Sacramento, California. She received her Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree, magna cum laude, from Amherst College, Amherst, MA in 1980. After a one-year fellowship in the Masters’ Program for Public Administration at Fordham University, NY, Ms. Merritt attended the University of Southern California, Goul... view profile
Education laws relate to how our schools operate. They cover matters like educational standards, school district and school board authority, student attendance, discipline, and dress code requirements. An education lawyer advises school districts and school boards and represents them in disputes with students, teachers, and parents. Education lawyers also represent parents who have issues with their children's education. For example, if you think your child has been improperly suspended from school, an education lawyer will help you determine if challenging the suspension is within your legal rights.
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