Carolyn Nugent Gorczynski has vast experience in education law matters. Students have due process rights when public schools seek to impose discipline. These rights are often complex and time-sensitive. Carolyn can help you and your child navigate through the discipline process, while assuring your child’s rights are protected. Carolyn has experience representing children at superintendent suspension hearings, as well as appeals of disciplinary actions to the Commissioner of Education and, if necessary, a court of law.
Carolyn’s education law experience also includes advocacy for students (attending public or private schools) who are victims of bullying. Unfortunately, bullying is a pervasive problem which affects students both in and out of school. The Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) has been enacted in the State of New York to address the problem of bullying. All students have the right to attend school in a safe and secure environment. If your child is is the victim of bullying contact Carolyn Nugent Gorczynski today to help ensure that your child’s rights are protected.