Education & School Law

Legal Assistance For Schools

Gilchrist & Fields is equipped to assist your Wichita school with risk management services, school governance, and employment law matters.

Our school in-house counsel services include: 

School Risk Management

– NEGLIGENCE MANAGEMENT
– RISK WAIVERS
– LIABILITY WAIVERS
– SAFETY PROCEDURES
– SCHOOL POLICY DRAFTING/REVIEW
– CONTRACTS DRAFTING/REVIEW

School Governance 

– DRAFTING OF BYLAWS
– DRAFTING ARTICLES
– CONTRACT REVIEW
– SCHOOL PLANNING MEETINGS
– SCHOOL MEDIATORS
– SCHOOL EXPANSION

School Employment

– EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION
– HIRING EMPLOYEES
– FIRING EMPLOYEES
– TEACHER TENURE
– PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT

School In-House Counsel

Risk Management For Schools

We offer custom legal advice on best practices to safeguard your school from liability. This includes negligence management, drafting of assumption of risk waivers, liability waivers, child and vulnerable adult protection safeguard procedures, school policy drafting, and review. We also offer contract drafting and review services for risk management.

School Governance Services

Gilchrist & Fields offers legal assistance to ensure that your school is set up for success. We also offer valuable drafting skills of items such as bylaws, articles, and contracts. We are available to assist during school strategic planning meetings and also act as mediators for high-conflict situations.

School Employment Law Services

School employment law services include, but are not limited to, legal advice and services for discrimination matters, hiring and firing of employees, and performance management.

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