Mr. Henslee’s career has focused on education law for the past thirty five years .... more
Mr. Henslee’s career has focused on education law for the past thirty five years . Early in his career he was asked by the State Commissioner of Education to serve as the state education agency’s first director of hearings and appeals. After leaving public service at the Agency, Mr. Henslee entered private practice in Austin, Texas. His focus has been on school district and college related empl... view profile
Lessie Fitzpatrick is a trial attorney with more than fourteen years of experience.... more
Lessie Fitzpatrick is a trial attorney with more than fourteen years of experience. She concentrates her practice on representing clients in state and federal court and in arbitration. Lessie brings a big-picture approach to resolving commercial disputes for her clients. Whether representing an individual, a small business, a national or international company, Lessie offers her clients a c... 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.