Since graduating from the University of Michigan Law School 20 years ago, I have had the privilege of representing some of the finest businesses, municipalities, and individuals in Michigan. From every case I have handled, I have learned more a...
Practice areas & skills: Education, Employment & Labor, Business, Government, Mediation
Review: “Attorney Slaven was so helpful and was able to explain my case to me as we went through the whole process. I would recommend Mr. Slaven for any legal case. He was the best!”
Practice areas & skills: Education, Family, Appeals, Criminal Defense
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.