School District Liability

Nassau County, Long Island and Downstate New York School District Liability Law Firm

School District Liability Defense in New York

At Montfort, Healy, McGuire & Salley LLP, we provide cost-effective representation to school districts and educational institutions throughout the New York City metro area. For more than 50 years, we have defended clients from personal injury, civil rights and insurance actions. We have the experience and skill to defend your school district from a claim by a student, parent, teacher or employee.

To learn more about our firm from one of our attorneys, contact our managing partner, Donald Neumann.

Handling Student Rights, Bullying and Employment Disputes

At Montfort, Healy, we defend school districts from liability actions involving:

  • Civil rights : A parent may believe his or her child is being treated unfairly. A teacher may bring a discrimination claim. When your school district faces a civil rights claim, we can help you.
  • Bullying: Often these claims involve an accusation of negligent supervision when a student is injured in a fight or is being emotionally abused by a fellow student. We can help protect your interests in cases involving negligence and bullying.
  • Employment litigation : From claims of discrimination and sexual harassment to breach of contract actions, we have the knowledge and experience to defend you from all types of employment claims.

Experienced at Defending Government Entities

Many of the same statutes that apply to cities and towns also apply to school districts. At our full-service law firm, we have experience representing all types of government entities, including towns, cities, municipalities, counties and villages at the trial and appellate levels. From our office in Garden City, we regularly appear in courts throughout the New York City metro area and the surrounding counties. When necessary, we also represent clients in courts throughout Eastern and Northern New York.

We have built our practice on the principles of integrity, honesty and open communication with our clients. Contact our managing partner.

Our law firm handles personal injury, medical malpractice and other insurance defense litigation matters in the State of New York, specifically in the counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Queens (Long Island), Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), Richmond (Staten Island), Bronx and Westchester.