Tim is a partner in SmithAmundsen’s Chicago office. His current practice focuses... more
Tim is a partner in SmithAmundsen’s Chicago office. His current practice focuses primarily on sports, festival/event work, construction, commercial, and large loss claims. Tim's Sports Law practice focuses on the litigation needs of players, coaches, teams and schools and serves as Chair of the firm's Sports Law practice group. Tim’s Sports Law practice is all-encompassing, but is litigation... view profile
While in private law practice Attorney Kerr has also been an adjunct faculty member... more
While in private law practice Attorney Kerr has also been an adjunct faculty member teaching Educational Law at Sangamon State University (now University of Illinois. Springfield, Illinois). He has also taught the law of Business Organization in the Paralegal Program of Robert Morris College, Springfield, Illinois In addition to his experience as a lawyer and educator, Attorney Kerr has experi... 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.