Since Shifman & Carlson, P.C. was founded in 1963, the firm has been assisting clients with their various legal needs involving school and school district finance and more. We have over 100 years in combined legal and professional experience in helping clients resolve their legal issues. Our firm has been representing public school academies since the inception of the alternative schools in Michigan. We provide the advice and guidance necessary to comply with the many legal requirements applicable to charter schools. This includes counseling concerning the Open Meetings Act, the Freedom of Information Act, and competitive bidding requirements. We are experienced in providing assistance with the legal necessities attendant to running any organization, such as real estate leases or purchases, contract negotiations, applications, and other areas.
We have represented public school academies in all of their various unique relationships, including those matters as follows:
Shifman & Carlson, P.C. has unparalleled experience, from start-up and formation through daily administration and operation to charter extension or termination, as well as dissolution and receivership, enabling the firm to provide the utmost in legal services to public school academies.
It is important to have sound legal advice and guidance in matters dealing with public school academies, including those that affect students, school personnel, school facilities, parents, and other areas of concern. The schools must remain in compliance with regulations in order to remain open and functioning as an educational facility. Our experienced attorneys can offer professional legal services to help resolve particular problems or formulate plans to avoid problems in the future.
Call Shifman & Carlson, P.C. today for more information about legal assistance with your public school academy.
Serving MI Since 1963 – 100+ Years of Combined Experience
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