Review: “I retained Kristin Hayes and WMSR Law as defense counsel in a civil litigation dispute, and she won a completely favorable ruling in my case. She prepared thoroughly and I found her to be very effective in the courtroom.”
Practice areas & skills: Education, Commercial, Employment & Labor
Meri Van Blarcom-Gupko was promoted to the position of Counsel at Wiley Malehorn Sirota & Raynes in 2008. She has been an attorney with the firm since 1998. Meri has been published numerous times in the area of motorsports and is becoming an a...
Practice areas & skills: Education, Employment & Labor, Contracts & Agreements, Litigation, General Practice
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.