Pemberton’s public law team is dedicated to providing the best client value by offering unparalleled expertise with prompt and quality service. Our public law practice group represents cities and school districts in legal matters. With strong experience in township/municipal law and public school law, our attorneys play a vital role for our clients when they observe and are visible at school board and city council meetings.
- County, Township, School Board and City Council
Advising clients regarding open meetings and data practices requirements. Board and council consulting and representation.
Handling contracts and procurements.
- Regulations/Zoning/Policy Making
Drafting regulations, ordinances and policies.
Overseeing public service projects.
handling public entity litigation.
- Eminent Domain
- Township Law
Public School Law:
Response and prevention of disciplinary cases, student expulsions, harassment, complaints, and discrimination issues.
Disclosure and release of student records.
- Drug and Violence Procedures
Drug-testing programs, search and seizure issues, and campus violence prevention and response.
Student athletics and Title IX.
Contract Development and execution for policies and procedures, union negotiations.
- School Board
Consulting and representation.
- Special Education Law